Amend the bill, as and if amended, Part IB, Section 89, GENERAL PROVISIONS, page 520, after line 27, by adding a new numbered paragraph to read:
/ 89.__. (GP: WIA investment board training fund
allocation study committee) (A)
There is a created a study committee to
study and review the parameters on the allocation of training
funds set by the state workforce investment board and
eligibility criteria and minimum levels of performance for
training providers established by the Governor pursuant to
federal law. The committee shall evaluate and make non-binding
recommendations on areas in which these parameters and criteria
may be enhanced to improve the overall performance of worker
training provided by the Workforce Investment Act.
(B) The study committee must be composed of the five members, one of whom is appointed by the Speaker of the House, one of whom is appointed by the President Pro Tempore of the Senate, one of whom is appointed by the House Minority Leader, one of whom is appointed by the Senate Minority Leader, and one of whom is appointed by the Governor. The members of the study committee shall elect a chairman.
(C) The study committee shall accept committee staffing and coordination from the appropriate committees of the Senate and House of Representatives. The members of the study committee shall serve without mileage, per diem, and subsistence. The study committee shall meet as often as is necessary, and shall convene no later than sixty days after the effective date of this act.
(D) A meeting of the study committee may not take place without a quorum of its membership and must comply with all requirements of the South Carolina Freedom of Information Act.
(E) The study committee shall submit its report to the General Assembly and the Governor no later than July 1, 2012, at which point the study committee shall dissolve. /
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