Employment and Training Administration February 2010 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Announcement of Public Briefings on the Changes to the Labor Certification Process for the Temporary Agricultural Employment of H-2A Aliens in the United States
Document Number: 2010-3282
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-02-19
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division, Employment Standards Administration
On February 12, 2010, the Department of Labor (the Department or DOL) amended the H-2A regulations at 20 CFR part 655 governing the certification of temporary employment of nonimmigrant workers in temporary or seasonal agricultural employment. See, Temporary Agricultural Employment of H-2A Aliens in the United States, Final Rule, 75 FR 6884, Feb. 12, 2010 (the Final Rule). The Department's Final Rule also amended the regulations at 29 CFR part 501 to provide for enhanced enforcement under the H-2A program requirements when employers fail to meet their obligations under the H-2A program. The Department has also made changes to the Application for Temporary Employment Certification, ETA Form 9142.
Workforce Investment Act; Native American Employment and Training Council
Document Number: 2010-3091
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-19
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
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 (Council), as constituted under WIA.
Temporary Agricultural Employment of H-2A Workers in the United States: 2010 Adverse Effect Wage Rates, Allowable Charges for Agricultural Workers' Meals, and Maximum Travel Subsistence Reimbursement
Document Number: 2010-3078
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-18
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
The Department of Labor (Department) is issuing this Notice to announce the new 2010 Adverse Effect Wage Rates (AEWRs) and the 2010 maximum allowable meal and travel subsistence charges applicable to employers seeking to employ H-2A nonimmigrant workers to perform agricultural labor in the United States (U.S.) on a temporary or seasonal basis.
Key Gas Components, Inc., Marion, NC; Notice of Negative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration
Document Number: 2010-3017
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Xilinx, Inc., Albuquerque, NM; Notice of Affirmative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration
Document Number: 2010-3016
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
T&S Hardwoods, Inc., Sylva, NC; Notice of Negative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration
Document Number: 2010-3014
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Samuel Aaron, Inc., Long Island City, NY; Notice of Negative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration
Document Number: 2010-3013
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Notice of Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 2010-3009
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 2010-3008
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 2010-3007
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility to Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 2010-3006
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 2010-3005
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Notice of Determinations Regarding Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 2010-3004
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-16
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Temporary Agricultural Employment of H-2A Aliens in the United States
Document Number: 2010-2731
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-02-12
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division, Employment Standards Administration
The Department of Labor (the Department or DOL) is amending its regulations governing the certification of temporary employment of nonimmigrant workers in temporary or seasonal agricultural employment and the enforcement of the contractual obligations applicable to employers of such nonimmigrant workers. The Department is also amending the regulations at 29 CFR part 501 to provide for enhanced enforcement under the H-2A program requirements so that workers are appropriately protected when employers fail to meet their obligations under the H-2A program.
Comment Request for Information Collection for Workforce Investment Act National Emergency Grant Program: Application and Reporting Procedures (OMB Control No. 1205-0439), Extension Without Revisions
Document Number: 2010-2102
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-02
Agency: Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration
The Department of Labor, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden conducts a preclearance consultation program to provide the general public and federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA95) [44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)]. This program helps to ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirements on respondents can be properly assessed. Currently, the Employment and Training Administration is soliciting comments concerning the collection of data supporting the Workforce Investment Act's National Emergency Grant Program: Application and Reporting Procedures (OMB Control No. 1205-0439, expires March 31, 2010).
Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 2010-2101
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-02
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 2010-2100
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-02
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 2010-2099
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-02
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 2010-2098
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-02
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
General Electric Company Transportation Division; Erie, PA; Notice of Negative Determination on Reconsideration
Document Number: 2010-1889
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-01
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 2010-1885
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-01
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor
Investigations Regarding Certifications of Eligibility To Apply for Worker Adjustment Assistance
Document Number: 2010-1882
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-02-01
Agency: Employment and Training Administration, Department of Labor