Jobs for Main Street Act [electronic resource] : Education, Training and Direct Assistance Provisions
- Corporate Author:
- Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service
- [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2010.
- Physical Description:
- 28 pages : digital, PDF file
- Examines education, training and direct assistance provisions of H.R. 2847, the Jobs for Main Street Act, to spend approximately $154 billion on infrastructure investment, public service jobs, and emergency relief for families. Covers the Education Jobs Fund, additional funding for the Federal work-study program, provisions for school construction bonds, workforce development programs for youth and high-growth and emerging industries, further extension of certain temporary unemployment benefits and health insurance premium subsidies under the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985, a temporary expansion of the child tax credit; a provision that would freeze Federal poverty guidelines at 2009 levels to prevent a reduction in eligibility for certain means-tested programs, and a provision that would disregard income tax refunds as income or resources for determining eligibility or benefit levels under means-tested programs.
- Related Titles:
- ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection
- Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed Sept. 2012). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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