MEMO: AP 01-07
January 18, 2018
DATE: February 23, 2001
TO: WIB Directors; WIB Chairpersons; Grant Recipients
FROM: Lorna Joseph, Director of Program Support
SUBJECT: Workforce Investment Act of 1998, Section 129 –
Competitive and Non-Competitive Procedures for Providing Youth Activities under Title I
Background: Attached is federal Training and
Employment Guidance Letter No. 9-00, which provides policy guidance to
state/local workforce investment areas on procedures for providing local youth
activities under Title I, Subtitle B of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of
1998. The purpose of this policy memo is to adopt the attached federal
issuance as official state policy.
Policy: The attached TEGL provides guidance
regarding administrative procurement procedures and the extent to which
providers of youth services, such as the program design framework component, the
ten program elements, and youth services delivered in a One-Stop setting, must
The State of Connecticut is adopting all such guidance
and each area should review current policies to ensure compliance with this
issuance. Please be advised that state monitoring will be based upon each
area’s compliance with the requirements set forth here.
Additionally, the state intends, where necessary, to
provide further guidance (including through the dissemination of best practices)
on areas where workforce investment areas express a specific need.
Any questions on the adoption of these procedures should
be addressed to your designated WIA representative.