HOUSE BILL NO. 505
AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1
AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 9, TITLE 31 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE REFERRAL OF WELFARE RECIPIENTS TO NONPROFIT CORPORATIONS FOR TRAINING AND JOB PLACEMENT; AND MAKING A SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATION THEREFOR.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:
Section 1. Amend Chapter 9, Title 31 of the Delaware Code, by adding a new Section 911 to read as follows:
§ 911. Job training and placement by nonprofit corporations
(a) Consistent with the purpose of this chapter, the Division of Social Services is authorized to refer welfare recipients to nonprofit corporations for training designed to improve employability and for job placement or job referral; provided, however, that such training, placement or referral is consistent with the purposes and requirements of this chapter.
(b) The Division of Social Services is authorized to pay the sum of $200 to any nonprofit corporation for each welfare recipient placed on a job.
(c) This section shall be effective until June 30, 1974 and shall not be effective for any time thereafter.
Section 2. The Division of Social Services is hereby authorized to encumber the sum of $25,000 from fiscal year 1973 appropriations to the Division of Social Services for the implementation of the provisions of Section 1.
Approved June 22, 1973.