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terms upon which payments for such purpose shall be made to
determines will best carry out the purposes of this part.”.
ITITLE II-FEDERALLY AFFECTED AREAS
PART A-ASSISTANCE FOR SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION AND CURRENT
EXPENDITURES IN IMPACTED AREAS
72 Stat. 555.
I MODIFYING PROVISIONS RELATING TO SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION
ASSISTANCE IN OTHER FEDERALLY AFFECTED AREAS SEC. 203. (a) Subsection (a) of section 14 of the Act of September 23, 1950 (Public Law 815, Eighty-first Congress) is amended in the following respects:
(1) Paragraph (1) is amended by striking out “Federal property" and inserting in lieu thereof "Indian lands", and by inserting ", or that such Indian lands constitute a substantial part of the school district of such local educational agency," immediately after "such agency provides free public education".
(2) Paragraph (2) is amended by striking out “Federal property” and inserting in lieu thereof “Indian lands”.
(3) Paragraph (4) is amended by striking out “in its school district” and inserting in lieu thereof "of a substantial percentage of the children in the membership of its schools". (4) Such subsection (a) is further amended by—
(A) striking out “is attributable to children who reside on Federal property, and which" in the portion of the first sentence of subsection (a) which follows paragraph (4);
(B) striking out “in the case of any application for additional assistance on account of children who reside on Indian lands” in the second sentence of such subsection (a);
(C) striking out “subsection (c)” and inserting in lieu thereof “subsection (d)” in the third sentence of such subsection (a); and
(D) striking out “third” and inserting in lieu thereof “second” in the last sentence of such section (a). (b) Section 14 of such Act, as amended by this section, is further amended by redesignating subsections (b), (c), (d), and (e) as subsections (c), (d), (e), and (f), respectively, and by inserting immediately after subsection (a) the following new subsection (b):
“(b) If the Commissioner determines with respect to any local educational agency that
"(1) such agency is providing or, upon completion of the school facilities for which provision is made herein, will provide free public education for children who reside on Indian lands, and whose membership in the schools of such agency has not formed and will not form the basis for payments under other provisions of this Act, and that the total number of such children represents a substantial percentage of the total number of children for whom such agency provides free public education, or that such Indian lands constitute a substantial part of the school district of such local educational agency, or that the total number of such
children who reside on Indian lands located outside the school district of such agency equals or exceeds one hundred; and
"(2) the immunity of such Indian lands to taxation by such agency has created a substantial and continuing impairment of
its ability to finance needed school facilities; he may, upon such terms and in such amounts (subject to the provisions of this section) as the Commissioner may consider to be in the public interest, provide the additional assistance necessary to enable such agency to provide the minimum school facilities required for free public education of children in the membership of the schools of such agency who reside on Indian lands; but such additional assistance may not exceed the portion of the cost of constructing such facilities which the Commissioner estimates has not been, and is not to be, recovered by the local educational agency from other sources, including payments by the United States under any other provisions of this Act or any other law. Notwithstanding the provisions of this subsection, the Commissioner may waive the percentage requirement in paragraph (1) whenever, in his judgment, exceptional circumstances exist which make such action necessary to avoid inequity and avoid defeating the purposes of this section. Assistance may be furnished under this subsection without regard to paragraph (2) (but subject to the other provisions of this subsection and subsection (d) to any local educational agency which provides free public education for children who reside on Indian lands located outside its school district. For purposes of this subsection 'Indian lands' means Indian reservations or other real property referred to in the second sentence of section 15(1)."
(c) Subsection (d) of section 14 of such Act, as redesignated by subsection (b) of this section, is amended by inserting “or (b)" immediately after “subsection (a)” each time it occurs in such subsection.
(d) Subsection (e) of section 14 of such Act, as redesignated by subsection (b) of this section, is amended by inserting “or (b)” immediately after “subsection (a)”.
72 Stat. 555.
January 2, 1968 (HR. 12080) 81 Stat. 821
To amend the Social Security Act to provide an increase in benefits under the old
age, survivors, and disability insurance system, to provide benefits for additional categories of individuals, to improve the public assistance program and programs relating to the welfare and health of children, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That this Act, with the following table of contents, may be cited as the “Social Security Amendments of 1967”.
Social Security Amendments of 1967.
IWORK INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR RECIPIENTS OF AID UNDER PART A
OF TITLE IV SEC. 204. (a) Title IV of the Social Security Act is amended by inserting after part B (hereinafter added to such title by section 240 of this Act) .the following material:
Post, p. 911.
"PART C-WORK INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR RECIPIENTS OF AID
UNDER STATE PLAN APPROVED UNDER PART A
"PURPOSE "SEC. 430. The purpose of this part is to require the establishment of a program utilizing all available manpower services, including those authorized under other provisions of law, under which individuals receiving aid to families with dependent children will be furnished incentives, opportunities, and necessary services in order for (1) the employment of such individuals in the regular economy, (2) the training of such individuals for work in the regular economy, and (3) the participation of such individuals in special work projects, thus restoring the families of such individuals to independence and useful roles in their communities. It is expected that the individuals participating in the program established under this part will acquire a sense of dignity, self-worth, and confidence which will flow from being recognized as a wage earning member of society and that the example of a working adult in these families will have beneficial effects on the children of such families.
“APPROPRIATION "SEC. 431. There is hereby authorized to be appropriated to the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare for each fiscal year a sum sufficient to carry out the purposes of this part. The Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare shall transfer to the Secretary of Labor from time to time sufficient amounts, out of the moneys appropriated pursuant to this section, to enable him to carry out such purposes.
“ESTABLISHMENT OF PROGRAMS "SEC. 432. (a) The Secretary of Labor (hereinafter in this part referred to as the Secretary) shall, in accordance with the provisions of this part, establish work incentive programs (as provided for in subsection (b)) in each State and in each political subdivision of a State in which he determines there is a significant number of individuals who I have attained age 16 and are receiving aid to families with de pendent children. In other political subdivisions, he shall use his best efforts to provide such programs either within such subdivisions or through the provision of transportation for such persons to political subdivisions of the State in which such programs are established.
"(b) Such programs shall include, but shall not be limited to, (1) a program placing as many individuals as is possible in employment, and utilizing on-the-job training positions for others, (2) a program of institutional and work experience training for those individuals for whom such training is likely to lead to regular employment, and (3) a program of special work projects for individuals for whom a job in the regular economy cannot be found.
"(c) In carrying out the purposes of this part the Secretary may make grants to, or enter into agreements with, public or private agencies or organizations (including Indian tribes with respect to Indians on a reservation), except that no such grant or agreement shall be made to or with a private employer for profit or with a private non profit employer not organized for a public purpose for purposes of the work experience program established by clause (2) of subsection (b).
"(d) Using funds appropriated under this part, the Secretary, in order to carry out the purposes of this part, shall utilize his authority under the Manpower Development and Training Act of 1962, the Act of June 6, 1933, as amended (48 Stat. 113), and other Acts, to the extent such authority is not inconsistent with this Act.
76 Stat. 23.
“(e) The Secretary shall take appropriate steps to assure that the present level of manpower services available under the authority of other statutes to recipients of aid to families with dependent children is not reduced as a result of programs under this part.
42 U. S. C. 602.
“OPERATION OF PROGRAM "SEC. 433. (a) The Secretary shall provide a program of testing and counseling for all persons referred to him by a State, pursuant to section 402, and shall select those persons whom he finds suitable for the programs established by clauses (1) and (2) of section 432(b). Those not so selected shall be deemed suitable for the program established by clause (3) of such section 432(b) unless the Secretary finds that there is good cause for an individual not to participate in such program.
"b) The Secretary shall develop an employability plan for each suitable person referred to him under section 402 which shall describe the education, training, work experience, and orientation which it is determined that each such person needs to complete in order to enable him to become self-supporting.
"(c) The Secretary shall make maximum use of services available from other Federal and State agencies and, to the extent not otherwise available on a nonreimbursable basis, he may reimburse such agencies for services rendered to persons under this part.
"(d) To the extent practicable and where necessary, work incentive programs established by this part shall include, in addition to the regular counseling, testing, and referral available through the Federal-State Employment Service System, program orientation, basic education, training in communications and employability skills, work experience, institutional training, on-the-job training, job development, and special job placement and followup services, required to assist participants in securing and retaining employment and securing possibilities for advancement.
"(e) (1) In order to develop special work projects under the program established by section 432(b)(3), the Secretary shall enter into agreements with (A) public agencies, (B) private nonprofit organizations established to serve a public purpose, and (c) Indian tribes Iwith respect to Indians on a reservation, under which individuals deemed suitable for participation in such a program will be provided work which serves a useful public purpose and which would not otherwise be performed by regular employees. "(2) Such agreements shall provide
“(A) for the payment by the Secretary to each employer a portion of the wages to be paid by the employer to the individuals for the work performed;
"(B) the hourly wage rate and the number of hours per week individuals will be scheduled to work on special work projects of such employer;
"(C) that the Secretary will have such access to the premises of the employer as he finds necessary to determine whether such employer is carrying out his obligations under the agreement and this part; and
“(D) that the Secretary may terminate any agreement under this subsection at any time. “(3) The Secretary shall establish one or more accounts in each State with respect to the special work projects established and maintained pursuant to this subsection and place into such accounts the amounts paid to him by the State agency pursuant to section 402(aX19)(E). The amounts in such accounts shall be available for the payments specified in subparagraph (A) of paragraph (2). At the end of each fiscal year and for such period of time as he may establish, the
Post, p. 890.
42 U.S. C. 603.
Secretary shall determine how much of the amounts paid to him by the State agency pursuant to section 402(a)(19)(E) were not expended as provided by the preceding sentence of this paragraph and shall return such unexpended amounts to the State, which amounts shall be regarded as overpayments for purposes of section 403(b)2).
“(4) No wage rates provided under any agreement entered into under this subsection shall be lower than the applicable minimum wage for the particular work concerned.
"(f) Before entering into a project under any of the programs established by this part, the Secretary shall have reasonable assurances that
"(1) appropriate standards for the health, safety, and other conditions applicable to the performance of work and training on such project are established and will be maintained,
“(2) such project will not result in the displacement of employed workers,
"(3) with respect to such project the conditions of work, training, education, and employment are reasonable in the light of such factors as the type of work, geographical region, and proficiency of the participant,
“(4) appropriate workmen's compensation protection is provided to all participants. "(g) Where an individual, referred to the Secretary of Labor pursuant to section 402(a)(19)(A) (i) and (ii) refuses without good cause to accept employment or participate in a project under a program established by this part, the Secretary of Labor shall (after providing opportunity for fair hearing) notify the State agency which referred such individual and submit such other information as he may have with respect to such refusal.
"(h) With respect to individuals who are participants in special work projects under the program established by section 432(bX3), the Secretary shall periodically (but at least once every six months) review the employment record of each such individual while on such special work project and on the basis of such record and such other linformation as he may acquire determine whether it would be feasible to place such individual in regular employment or on any of the projects under the programs established by section 432(b) (1) and (2).
Approved, January 2, 1968.
PUBLIC LAWS OF THE NINETIETH CONGRESS, SECOND SESSION, 1968
February 3, 1968
(S. 306) 82 Stat. 4
79 Stat. 74.
PUBLIC LAW 90-252
AN ACT To increase the amounts authorized for Indian adult vocational education. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 2 of the Act entitled "An Act relative to employment for certain adult Indians on or near Indian reservations”, approved August 3, 1956 (25 U. S. C. 309a), is amended by striking out “$15,000,000" and inserting in lieu thereof “$25,000,000”.
Approved, February 3, 1968.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That this Act may be cited as the “Navajo-Ute Boundary Dispute Act".
February 14, 1968
(S. 491] 82 Stat. 15
Navajo-Ute Boundary Dispute Act.