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What Is the Difference Between WIA and WIOA?

On July 22, 2014, President Obama signed the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) into law. WIOA, effective as of July 1, 2015, was a reauthorization of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of 1998 that had expired. If your agency or organization includes workforce development programming, the changes that began to take effect over the past …