Florida Senate - 2017 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 2-A Ì518784PÎ518784 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: RE . 06/08/2017 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Appropriations (Latvala) recommended the following: 1 Senate Substitute for Amendment (305400) 2 3 Delete lines 250 - 268 4 and insert: 5 programs at state colleges, state technical centers, or private 6 postsecondary institutions licensed or otherwise authorized to 7 operate in this state which provide participants with 8 transferable, sustainable workforce skills applicable to more 9 than a single employer or which are listed in s. 445.06, and for 10 equipment associated with these programs. The department shall 11 work with CareerSource Florida, Inc., to ensure that programs 12 are offered to the public based on criteria established by the 13 state college, state technical center, or private postsecondary 14 institution licensed or otherwise authorized to operate in this 15 state, and do not exclude applicants who are unemployed or 16 underemployed. The department may contract with CareerSource 17 Florida, Inc., or administer this program directly. 18 (a) Grant funds may not be expended to provide training for 19 instruction related to retail businesses or to reimburse 20 businesses for trainee wages. 21 (b) Grant requests may be submitted to the department by a 22 state college, state technical center, or private postsecondary 23 institution. The department shall establish an application 24 process and criteria for grant requests. Costs and expenditures 25 for the workforce training grants must be documented and 26 separated from those incurred by the state college, state 27 technical center, or private postsecondary institution.