U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Employment and Training Administration
Washington, D. C. 20210

CLASSIFICATION

JTPA

CORRESPONDENCE SYMBOL

OS

ISSUE DATE

March 17, 1997

RESCISSIONS

None

EXPIRATION DATE

Continuing

DIRECTIVE : TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION NOTICE NO. 21-96
 
TO : ALL STATE JTPA LIAISONS
ALL STATE WORKER ADJUSTMENT LIAISONS
ALL STATE EMPLOYMENT SECURITY AGENCIES
ALL ONE-STOP CAREER CENTER SYSTEM LEADS
 
FROM : ROBERT S. KENYON
Acting Administrator
for Regional Management
 
SUBJECT : Joint Issuance by the Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training and the Assistant Secretary for Special Education and Rehabilitative Services

 

  1. Purpose. To distribute the joint issuance signed by the Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training and the Assistant Secretary for Special Education and Rehabilitative Services.

  2. Background. The Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA), which is within the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS), Department of Education (ED) and the Employment and Training Administration (ETA) have been meeting to identify opportunities where collaboration between ETA and RSA would result in improved services to individuals with disabilities. A standing work group with staff from ED and ETA has been established to foster a productive partnership between the One-Stop Career Center System and Vocational Rehabilitation at the State and local levels.

  3. Action Required. Please distribute the attached issuance to appropriate officials within the State.

  4. Inquiries. Direct inquiries to Richard Ensor on (202) 219-8395 X182.

  5. Attachment. Joint Issuance By ETA and the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services.

 

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