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

CLASSIFICATION

JTPA/LLSIL

CORRESPONDENCE SYMBOL

TWRA

ISSUE DATE

June 7, 1999

RESCISSIONS

None

EXPIRATION DATE

Continuing

DIRECTIVE : TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION NOTICE NO. 30-98
 
TO : ALL STATE JTPA LIAISONS
ALL STATE EMPLOYMENT SECURITY AGENCIES
ALL STATE WORKER ADJUSTMENT LIAISONS
ALL ONE-STOP CAREER CENTER SYSTEM LEADS
 
FROM : DAVID HENSON
Director
Office of Regional Management
 
SUBJECT : Adjusted 1999 Lower Living Standard Income Level Tables (100 percent) for Determining Eligibility for Needs-Related Payments

 

  1. Purpose. To provide adjusted 1999 Lower Living Standard Income Level (LLSIL) tables (100 percent) for use in determining eligibility for needs-related payments.

  2. References. Sections 325A and 326, Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA), as amended.

  3. Discussion. The LLSIL (100 percent) is used to determine eligibility for needs-related payments for projects funded with Title III National Reserve funds and operated in accordance with Section 326 (Clean Air Employment Transition Assistance) and Section 325A (Defense Diversification, by reference to Section 326(f)). Attached is an information package which includes: 1) the tables for the 1999 LLSIL adjusted to reflect 100 percent of the LLSIL; 2) the Federal Register notice (May 14, 1999) which explains how to use these tables; and 3) the poverty guidelines

    1999 (Federal Register, March 18, 1999) issued by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services which are used in determining the level of the needs-related payments.

  4. Action. States should make this information available to all appropriate officials and staff who deal with Title III.

  5. Inquiries.  Questions should be directed to the appropriate Regional Office.

  6. Attachment. Needs-Related Payments Information.

NOTE: Attachment not available to DMS