Federal-State Unemployment Compensation Program: Certifications for 2005 Under the Federal Unemployment Tax Act
The Secretary of Labor signed the annual certifications under the Federal Unemployment Tax Act, 26 U.S.C. 3301 et seq., thereby enabling employers who make contributions to state unemployment funds to obtain certain credits against their liability for the federal unemployment tax. By letter the certifications were transmitted to the Secretary of the Treasury. The letter and certifications are printed below.
Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (WIA); Notice of Incentive Funding Availability for Program Year (PY) 2004 Performance
The Department of Labor, in collaboration with the Department of Education, announces that 23 States are eligible to apply for Workforce Investment Act (WIA) (Pub. L. 105-220, 29 U.S.C. 2801 et seq.) incentive awards under the WIA Regulations.
Workforce Investment Act; Native American Employment and Training Council
Pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) (Pub. L. 92-463), as amended, and section 166(h)(4) of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) [29 U.S.C. 2911(h)(4)], notice is hereby given of the next meeting of the Native American Employment and Training Council as constituted under WIA. Time and Date: The meeting will begin at 2:45 p.m. Central Standard Time (CST) on Wednesday, May 17, 2006, and continue until 5 p.m. that day. The meeting will reconvene at 1:15 p.m. CST on Thursday, May 18, 2006, and adjourn at approximately 5 p.m. on that day. The period from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on May 18 will be reserved for participation and presentation by members of the public. The meeting will reconvene at 9 a.m. CST on Friday, May 19, 2006, and will adjourn at 12 p.m. Place: All sessions will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Tulsa, 100 East Second Street, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74103. Status: The meeting will be open to the public. Persons who need special accommodations should contact the Designated Federal Official (DFO), Ms. Athena Brown, at (202) 693-3737 by May 5, 2006. Matters to be Considered: The formal agenda will focus on the following topics: (1) Introduction of New/Reappointments to Council; (2) Strategic Planning for Economic Development; (3) Workgroup Reports; (4) White House Interagency Task Force and Building Workforce Capacity/ Education Workgroups; and (5) Training and Technical Assistance Regional Sessions.