Policies, Regulations, & More

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Local Workforce Policies and Four-Year Plan


12-02        Eligibility Policy

                   ► STAG - Attachment to Eligibility

                   ► Basic Skills Deficiency Definition for Adults/DW and Youth

13-01        Contract Signature Authority Policy

14-1          Electronic Signature Policy

15-01        Contract Procedure Policy (Not for training contracts)

17-01        Oversight  Monitoring Policy

17-03.4     On-the-Job Training Policy

17-08.5     Individual Training Account Policy

                   ► SWAGL 15 - 1.1 ITA Waiver Request Letter

                   ► SWAGL 17 - 02 Occupation in Demand/Labor Market Analysis

17-09.4     Supportive Services Policy

17-11        Eligible Training Provider List Policy

17-12        Technical Assistance and Training Policy

17-16        Self-Sufficiency Policy

17-17        One-Stop Delivery System Policy

17-18        Follow-Up Policy

17-19        Electronic Files Content Management

17-20        Incumbent Worker Training Activities


17-21        Performance Policy

17-22        Conflict of Interest Policy

18.01        Contract Approval Authority

18-02        Co-Enrollment Policy

18-03.1     Youth Additional Assistance Policy

18-04.1     Youth Activities Policy

18-05.1     Referral Process Policy

18-06        Veteran's Referral Process Policy

18-07.1     Use of Assessments Policy

18-08        Board Meeting Accessibility Policy

18-09        Governance Policy

18-10.1     Grievance and Complaint Policy

18-11        Internet Usage and Equipment Policy

18-12        Workforce Center Purchases Policy

18-13.1     Incentive Policy

18-14        Eligibility Policy


LLSIL PY2019 Income Table

► WIOA Adult and Dislocated Worker Services STAG July 2015


Southwestern Area Workforce Development Board Annual Reports & Four-Year Plan

The following links are for current and past SAWDB WIOA Annual Reports and the modified local plan. The annual report provides program information on WIOA services, success stories, funds expended, and labor market information.   The local plan outlines the goals, strategies, and collaborative efforts that will be accomplished by the Board through PY19.  Adobe Reader is needed to view these files.

Annual Reports

► SAWDB 2017 WIOA Annual Report

► SAWDB 2016 WIOA Annual Report

Four-Year Plan

► Modified Local Four-Year Workforce Plan





State Workforce Policies

The following link shows the State of New Mexico's Workforce Investment Act policies.  These policies are in effect during the 2015 Program Year and amended to comply with the federal Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act and regulations.    Adobe Reader is needed to view them.

WIOA State Policies

Federal Workforce Legislation & Regulations

The following link shows the U.S. Department of Labor regulations and federal legislation.  Adobe Reader is needed to view them.

Code of Federal Regulations - WIOA 

► WIOA Directives

New Mexico State Records Center and Archives by the New Mexico Administrative Code (NMAC)

The following link is to the official updated NMAC as published by the NM State Records and Archives webpage.

Chapter 2 - Job Training