Bill Text: TX HB4109 | 2021-2022 | 87th Legislature | Introduced


Bill Title: Relating to Texas Workforce Commission workforce counselors to provide public school students with career counseling.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2021-03-29 - Referred to International Relations & Economic Development [HB4109 Detail]

Download: Texas-2021-HB4109-Introduced.html
 
 
  By: Guerra H.B. No. 4109
 
 
 
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
 
AN ACT
  relating to Texas Workforce Commission workforce counselors to
  provide public school students with career counseling.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  This Act shall be know as the Career Advancement
  Program Act.
         SECTION 2.  Section 302.014, Labor Code, is amended by
  adding subsection (c) to read as follows:
         (c)  The commission shall provide the Texas Education Agency
  with workforce counselors in each of the 28 workforce local board
  areas to provide students with career counseling information
  surrounding current and projected employment opportunities in the
  workforce area and the state, career and technical education
  partnership opportunities with businesses, apprenticeship
  opportunities and paid internship opportunities.
         SECTION 3.  This Act takes effect September 1, 2021.
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