This final rule consolidates requirements governing the Employment Assistance Program and the Adult Vocational Training Program. These programs assist eligible Indian people to obtain job skills and to obtain and retain permanent employment. Combining these regulations is consistent with changes to the Department's budget, which has combined these two regulations into one line item.
Agency Contact: Robert W. Middleton, Ph.D., Director, Office of Indian Energy and Economic Development, either by facsimile at (202) 208-4564, or by mail to 1951 Constitution Avenue, NW., Mailstop 20-SIB, Washington, DC 20245.
This rule is final. Its effective date is September 16, 2009.