By Naishtat H.B. No. 3130 75R2612 PB-D A BILL TO BE ENTITLED 1-1 AN ACT 1-2 relating to a report by the Texas Workforce Commission regarding 1-3 implementation of the integration of certain state services 1-4 regarding workforce development. 1-5 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS: 1-6 SECTION 1. Subchapter D, Chapter 301, Labor Code, is amended 1-7 by adding Section 301.0655 to read as follows: 1-8 Sec. 301.0655. REPORT. (a) The commission shall prepare a 1-9 comprehensive report on the efforts made by this state in 1-10 integrating the delivery of state services regarding job training, 1-11 employment, employment-related educational programs, career 1-12 development programs, and other workforce development programs. 1-13 (b) The report must include: 1-14 (1) an analysis of the implementation of the "one-stop 1-15 for service" program required to be provided under the local 1-16 workforce development system; 1-17 (2) issues and problems to be addressed by the 1-18 commission in integrating the delivery of services; and 1-19 (3) a proposed date for final implementation of the 1-20 integration of all services provided locally and integrated into 1-21 the network of full-service career development centers. 1-22 (c) Not later than February 1, 1999, the commission shall 1-23 issue the report to the governor, the lieutenant governor, the 1-24 speaker of the house of representatives, and the governing bodies 2-1 of each state agency charged with duties related to workforce 2-2 development in this state. 2-3 (d) This section expires March 1, 1999. 2-4 SECTION 2. The importance of this legislation and the 2-5 crowded condition of the calendars in both houses create an 2-6 emergency and an imperative public necessity that the 2-7 constitutional rule requiring bills to be read on three several 2-8 days in each house be suspended, and this rule is hereby suspended, 2-9 and that this Act take effect and be in force from and after its 2-10 passage, and it is so enacted.