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H.919 (Act 189)

An act relating to workforce development

House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
5/28/2018 - House message: Governor approved bill on May 28, 2018
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Senate 5/28/2018 - House message: Governor approved bill on May 28, 2018
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An act relating to workforce development

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An act relating to workforce development

Committee Meetings

2017-2018 Legislative Session
Meeting Date Committee
An act relating to workforce development

Meeting Full List

2017-2018 Legislative Session
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
1:00 PM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Workforce Development Committee Bill

Heather Bouchey, Deputy Secretary, Agency of Education
Sarah Buxton, Director of Workforce Policy and Performance, Vermont Department of Labor
Tricia Coats, Director of External and Government Affairs, Vermont State Colleges
Rep. Tristan Toleno, House Committee On Government Operations
Ellen Kahler, Executive Director, Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
9:00 AM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Committee Discussion on Workforce Development Committee Bill


10:30 AM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Continued Discussion on Workforce Development Committee Bill



Friday, February 23, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
2:00 PM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Mark up and Committee Discussion on Workforce Development Committee Bill, 4.1

Sarah Buxton, Director of Workforce Policy and Performance, Vermont Department of Labor
David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
1:00 PM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Workforce Development Bill

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Sarah Buxton, Director of Workforce Policy and Performance, Vermont Department of Labor
Ellen Kahler, Executive Director, Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
10:30 AM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Rep. Matthew Hill, House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development

Thursday, March 1, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
After

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Committee discussion and vote

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Heather Bouchey, Deputy Secretary, Agency of Education
Sarah Buxton, Director of Workforce Policy and Performance, Vermont Department of Labor

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Appropriations
2:15 PM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Rep. William Botzow, Chair, House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development

Friday, March 16, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
9:00 AM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Rep. David Sharpe, Sponsor, House Committee on Education
Heather Bouchey, Deputy Secretary, Agency of Education
Sarah Buxton, Director of Workforce Policy and Performance, Vermont Department of Labor
Rep. Ann Pugh, House Committee On Human Services

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
8:50 AM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Pugh Amendment

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Rep. Jean O'Sullivan, Co-Sponsor

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
10:40 AM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Rep. William Botzow, Reporter
David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Thursday, March 29, 2018
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
11:00 AM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Ellen Kahler, Executive Director, Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund
Ted Brady, Deputy Secretary, Agency of Commerce and Community Development

Friday, March 30, 2018
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
8:45 AM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Heather Bouchey, Deputy Secretary, Agency of Education
Eileen Illuzzi, North Country Career Center
Tom Cheney, Director, 70x2025vt
Lisa Ventriss, President, Vermont Business Roundtable
Lindsay Kurrle, Commissioner, Department of Labor
Sarah Buxton, Director of Workforce Policy and Performance, Vermont Department of Labor
Len Schmidt, President, VT Adult Career and Technical Association

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
11:20 PM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Tom Cheney, Director, 70x2025vt

Friday, April 13, 2018
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
9:45 AM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Brief update

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Sen. Alison Clarkson
Sen. Philip Baruth
Jessica Gingras, Legislative Liason, Department of Labor

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
15 minutes following the floor

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Mary Branagan, Director of Program & Partner Affairs, Associates for Training and Development
Rick Bugbee, Assistant Vice President, Program Services & Performance
Sarah Buxton, Director of Workforce Policy and Performance, Vermont Department of Labor
Michael Schirling, Secretary, Agency of Commerce and Community Development

Thursday, April 26, 2018
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
9:00 AM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Possible vote

Ellen Kahler, Executive Director, Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund
David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Breck Knauft, Executive Director, Vermont Youth Conservation Corps
Sarah Buxton, Director of Workforce Policy and Performance, Vermont Department of Labor
-

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Sarah Buxton, Director of Workforce Policy and Performance, Vermont Department of Labor

Friday, April 27, 2018
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
8:30 AM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Vote



Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
10:40 AM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Joan Goldstein, Commissioner, Department of Economic Development, Agency of Commerce and Community Development

Thursday, May 3, 2018
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Appropriations
4:45 PM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

Sen. Alison Clarkson
Stephen Klein, Chief Legislative Fiscal Officer, Joint Fiscal Office

Friday, May 4, 2018
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Appropriations
5:00 PM

H.919 - An act relating to workforce development

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

An act relating to workforce development

Witnesses Who Testified

2017-2018 Legislative Session
House Committee on Appropriations
  • Rep. William Botzow, Chair, House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
  • Heather Bouchey, Deputy Secretary, Agency of Education
  • Sarah Buxton, Director of Workforce Policy and Performance, Vermont Department of Labor
  • Tricia Coats, Director of External and Government Affairs, Vermont State Colleges
  • Joan Goldstein, Commissioner, Department of Economic Development, Agency of Commerce and Community Development
  • David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Ellen Kahler, Executive Director, Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund
  • Rep. Jean O'Sullivan, Co-Sponsor
  • Rep. Ann Pugh, House Committee On Human Services
  • Rep. David Sharpe, Sponsor, House Committee on Education
  • Rep. Tristan Toleno, House Committee On Government Operations
House Committee on Education
  • Rep. Matthew Hill, House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
Senate Committee on Appropriations
  • Sen. Alison Clarkson
  • David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Stephen Klein, Chief Legislative Fiscal Officer, Joint Fiscal Office
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
  • Sen. Philip Baruth
  • Rep. William Botzow, Reporter
  • Heather Bouchey, Deputy Secretary, Agency of Education
  • Ted Brady, Deputy Secretary, Agency of Commerce and Community Development
  • Mary Branagan, Director of Program & Partner Affairs, Associates for Training and Development
  • Rick Bugbee, Assistant Vice President, Program Services & Performance
  • Sarah Buxton, Director of Workforce Policy and Performance, Vermont Department of Labor
  • Tom Cheney, Director, 70x2025vt
  • Sen. Alison Clarkson
  • Jessica Gingras, Legislative Liason, Department of Labor
  • David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Eileen Illuzzi, North Country Career Center
  • Ellen Kahler, Executive Director, Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund
  • Breck Knauft, Executive Director, Vermont Youth Conservation Corps
  • Lindsay Kurrle, Commissioner, Department of Labor
  • Michael Schirling, Secretary, Agency of Commerce and Community Development
  • Len Schmidt, President, VT Adult Career and Technical Association
  • Lisa Ventriss, President, Vermont Business Roundtable

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An act relating to workforce development

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David Hall, Legislative Counsel

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