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The DC Code: § 8-1778.47 Workforce development and employment plan.

Index8 Environmental and Animal Control and Protection (Refs & Annos)

In an effort to maximize employment opportunities to District residents, the Mayor shall establish a workforce development and employment plan that shall incorporate the first source hiring requirements of § 2-219.03, with priority given to employment of:

1
Residents of economically distressed neighborhoods;
2
Low-income individuals; and
3
Unemployed and underemployed residents.

Historical and Statutory

Temporary Addition of Section Section 208 of D.C. Law 18-156 added a section to read as follows: "Sec. 208. Workforce development and employment plan; Qualified Apprenticeship Programs. "In an effort to maximize employment opportunities to District residents, the Mayor shall: "(1) Establish a workforce development and employment plan, which shall incorporate the District's first source agreement hiring requirement, with priority given to employment of: "(A) Residents of economically distressed neighborhoods; "(B) Low-income individuals; and "(C) Unemployed and underemployed residents; and "(2) Leverage Qualified Apprenticeship Programs to train individuals for advancement to living wage career path employment." Section 402(b) of D.C. Law 18-156 provides that the act shall expire after 225 days of its having taken effect. Emergency Act Amendments For temporary (90 day) addition, see § 208 of Energy Efficiency Emergency Act of 2009 (D.C. Act 18-324, March 1, 2010, 57 DCR 1851). Legislative History of Laws For Law 18-183, see notes following § 8-1778.01. DC CODE § 8-1778.47 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(May 27, 2010, D.C. Law 18-183, § 307, 57 DCR 3406.)