ICI has been researching the development and effectiveness of One Stops since the inception of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998.
What does WIA stand for?
WIA stands for Workforce Investment Act of 1998
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
- Business, finance, etc.
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We have 93 other meanings of WIA in our Acronym Attic
- Wireless Industry Association (est. 1986)
- Wireless Innovation Alliance (various locations)
- Wireless Institute of Australia
- Wiring Integration Assembly
- Women in Academia (various locations)
- Women in Action
- Women in Aerospace (Alexandria, Virginia, USA)
- Women in Agriculture (USDA)
- Women Investigators Association
- Workforce Innovation Act of 2000 (Florida)
- Workforce Investment Area (varius locations)
- World Iodine Association (trade association)
- Wounded In Action
- Washington Interscholastic Activities Association
- Western India Automobile Association
- Western Insurance Agents Association (Rancho Cordova, CA)
- Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Association
- Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletics Association
- Women in Agriculture Association
- Western Illinois Area Agency on Aging (Rock Island, IL)
Samples in periodicals archive:
A bill that would modernize the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 was introduced in the House of Representatives recently by three members of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce: George Miller (D-Calif.
7, 1998, the president signed into law the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (P.
Rich Gordon, Mark Schaff, and Greg Shaw demonstrate an application of Ohio's wage records data to follow up on rehabilitation services under Title IV of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998.
The Workforce Investment Act of 1998 represents an evolution in job training legislation from its predecessors: The Manpower Development and Training Act (MDTA) of 1962; The Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA) of 1973; and The Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA) of 1982.
The Workforce Investment Act of 1998 changed the way job-training programs are carried out in the nation and made job training more desirable for employers.
The law, Section 508 of the WORKFORCE INVESTMENT ACT OF 1998 (commonly known as Section 508), also requires that the federal government purchase computers, software, and electronic equipment such as copiers and fax machines that meet Section 508's new standards for accessibility.