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General Assembly



June 12 Special Session, 2012

LCO No. 5793



Offered by:


SEN. MARKLEY, 16th Dist.


To: House Bill No. 6001

File No.

Cal. No.

Strike subdivision (1) of subsection (b) of section 203 in its entirety and insert the following in lieu thereof:

"(b) (1) There is established within the Labor Department a Subsidized Training and Employment program for eligible small businesses and eligible small manufacturers. Said program shall provide grants to such businesses and manufacturers to subsidize, for the first [six months] one hundred eighty calendar days after a person is hired, a part of the cost of employment, including any costs related to training. Any eligible small business or eligible small manufacturer that receives a grant pursuant to this section for a person who, on his or her own volition, leaves employment with such business or manufacturer, may keep the portion of such grant used to subsidize the cost of such person's employment and training. No such business or manufacturer receiving a grant under this section with respect to a new employee or newly hired person may receive a second grant under this section with respect to the same new employee or newly hired person. "