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H.R. 803 – SKILLS Act

Summary

H.R. 803 reforms the nation’s job training system by strengthening the workforce development system, streamlining federal workforce development programs, and providing America’s workers and employers with an effective network of job training services.

Type of Rule

Structured rule (making only particular amendments in order) for consideration of H.R. 803. Reported by voice vote.

Amendments

 H.R. 803
Republican
Democratic
Bipartisan
Submitted
8
5
0
Withdrawn
 2 
3
0
Made in Order
4
 2 
 0 

 

Other Elements of the Rule

  • Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Education and the Workforce.
  • Provides 10 minutes of debate for each amendment made in order, except for the Tierney substitute, which will be debatable for 20 minutes.
  • Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
  • Floor Managers: Foxx/Polis

Floor Action Expected

The rule and the bill are expected to be on the floor: March 14–15, 2013.