WIOA Title I-A & I-B Policy & Procedure Manual
Ch. 1) Administration and Governance

1.4 Local Workforce Development Boards (Local WDBs)



1.4.13 Summary of Responsibilities

Effective date: July 1, 2017

Last revision: August 22, 2017

CEO Required Actions

  • Develop By-Laws governing local WDB operations
  • Appoint members to the local WDB ensuring compliance with Federal, State, and Local regulations, including the established By-Laws
  • Serve as the grant recipient for the local area
  • Collaborate with the local WDB to perform required functions

Local WDB Required Actions

  • Perform required functions as outlined in WIOA and this policy
  • Provide information to the public in accordance with the Sunshine Provision

Local WDB Optional Actions

  • Designate Standing Committees to assist in informing local WDB decisions/actions
  • Employ staff to assist in carrying out required functions

State Required Actions

  • Certify one (1) local WDB in each local area of the state
  • Recertify each local WDB at least once every two (2) years during the Biennial WDB Recertification process

State Workforce Development Board (CWI) Required Actions

  • None