TITLE

Job-training law to consolidate programs

PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
Quality;Nov98, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 signed into law by United States President Bill Clinton. Information on the law; Statement from Cynthia Pantazis, manager of policy and government relations for the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD); When the law became effective.
ACCESSION #
1314393

 

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