TITLE 42
State Affairs and Government

CHAPTER 42-102
Rhode Island Human Resource Investment Council

SECTION 42-102-10


   § 42-102-10  State Career Pathways System. – The human resource investment council shall establish and oversee a State Career Pathways System for the purposes of increasing the skill level of Rhode Island workers in alignment with industry needs. Towards this purpose the council shall establish a task force of fifteen (15) members. Nine (9) members of the task force shall be appointed by the governor from recommendations made by the human resource investment council, two (2) of whom shall be representatives of the state Industry Partnerships; two (2) of whom shall be representatives of the adult education profession (one of which shall be a representative of the office of Adult Education Services at the Rhode Island department of education); three (3) of whom shall be persons who, because of vocation, employment or affiliation, can be classified as employers; and two (2) of whom shall be persons who, because of vocation, employment or affiliation, can be classified as employees. The commissioner of higher education, the commissioner of elementary and secondary education, the director of the department of labor and training, the executive director of the economic development corporation and the director of the community college of Rhode Island's center for workforce and community education shall serve on the task force by virtue of their respective positions. The governor shall also appoint a chair of the task force to be chosen from amongst the membership of the human resource investment council. The task force shall work in coordination with the adult education committee of the human resource investment council to develop and oversee the career pathways system.

History of Section.
(P.L. 2010, ch. 98, § 3.)