H.R. 27, The Job Training Improvement Act of 2005
A Section-by-Section Analysis from a Disability Perspective
This memorandum highlights the key disability-related provisions in H.R. 27, the Job Training Improvement Act of 2005. The House of Representatives passed H.R. 27 on March 2, 2005 by a vote of 224 to 220. Specifically, the memorandum focuses on Title I of the bill, which includes amendments to Title I of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA), and Title IV of the bill, which includes amendments to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Disability-related amendments to Title I of WIA and amendments to the Rehabilitation Act are highlighted in italics.