Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Passed House without amendment (07/31/2008)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Recognizes the importance of connecting foster youth to the workforce through internship programs that provide foster youth the foundation upon which to build their careers and to be successful members of the work force.

Encourages employers of all sectors and federal, state, and local governmental agencies to increase employment of the young men and women who have been discharged from foster care in the United States.