Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 116 Part 3.djvu/449

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PUBLIC LAW 107-288—NOV. 7, 2002 116 STAT. 2041 "(4) In determining the terms and conditions of a grant or contract under which funds are made available to a State in order to carry out section 4103A or 4104 of this title, the Secretary shall take into account— "(A) the results of reviews, carried out pursuant to subsection (b)(7), of the performance of the employment, training, and placement service delivery system in the State, and "(B) the monitoring carried out under this section. "(5) Each grant or contract by which funds are made available to a State shall contain a provision requiring the recipient of the funds— "(A) to comply with the provisions of this chapter; and "(B) on an annual basis, to notify the Secretary of, and provide supporting rationale for, each nonveteran who is employed as a disabled veterans' outreach program specialist and local veterans' employment representative for a period in excess of 6 months. "(6) Each State shall coordinate employment, training, and placement services furnished to veterans and eligible persons under this chapter with such services furnished with respect to such veterans and persons under the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 and the Wagner-Peyser Act. "(7) With respect to program years beginning during or after fiscal year 2004, one percent of the amount of a grant or contract under which funds are made available to a State in order to carry out section 4103A or 4104 of this title for the program year shall be for the purposes of making cash awards under the program of performance incentive awards described in section 4112 of this title in the State. " (d) PARTICIPATION IN OTHER FEDERALLY FUNDED JOB TRAINING PROGRAMS.— The Assistant Secretary of Labor for Veterans' Employ- ment and Training shall promote and monitor participation of qualified veterans and eligible persons in employment and training opportunities under title I of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 and other federally funded employment and training programs. "(e) REGIONAL ADMINISTRATORS. — (1) The Secretary shall assign to each region for which the Secretary operates a regional office a representative of the Veterans' Emplo5mient and Training Service to serve as the Regional Administrator for Veterans' Employment and Training in such region. "(2) Each such Regional Administrator shall carry out such duties as the Secretary may require to promote veterans employ- ment and reemployment within the region that the Administrator serves. "(f) ESTABLISHMENT OF PERFORMANCE STANDARDS AND OUT- Deadline. COMES MEASURES.—(1) By not later than 6 months after the date of the enactment of this section, the Assistant Secretary of Labor for Veterans' Employment and Training shall establish and implement a comprehensive performance accountability system to measure the performance of employment service delivery systems, including disabled veterans' outreach program specialists and local veterans' employment representatives providing employment, training, and placement services under this chapter in a State to provide accountability of that State to the Secretary for purposes of subsection (c). "(2) Such standards and measures shall— 99-194O-03 -15:QL3Part3