S.1651: Improved Employment Outcomes for Foster Youth Act of 2019
The Improved Employment Outcomes for Foster Youth Act (S. 1651) would expand the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC), a tax credit awarded to employers who hire members of targeted groups (veterans, formerly incarcerated individuals, etc.), to include foster care transition youth.
H.R. 2964 is the House companion bill introduced by Rep. Danny Davis.
Date IntroducedMay 23, 2019
CommitteeSenate Finance Committee
Bill StatusIntroduced or Prefiled
SponsorSen. Robert P. Casey, Jr.
Assigned ContactTanya Tassi