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ADVET Assistant Director for Veterans' Employment and Training
ASVET Assistant Secretary (of Labor) for Veterans' Employment and Training
BLS Bureau of Labor Statistics
CAP Corrective Action Plan
CFR Corrective Action Plan
CM Case Management
CPP Cost Per Position
CSCAP Central Services Cost Allocation Plans
DASVET Deputy Assistant Secretary of Veterans' Employment and Training
DOD Department of Defense
DOL Department of Labor
DV Disabled Veteran
DVA Department of Veterans Affairs
DVET Director for Veterans' Employment and Training
DVOP Disabled Veterans' Outreach Program
DTAP Disabled Veterans' Transition Assistance Program
ETA Employment and Training Administration
E-GOV Electronic Government
FCAIS Federal Contractor Awards Information System
FCCP Federal Contract Compliance Programs
FCJL Federal Contractor Job Listing
FCP Federal Contractor Program
FTE Full Time Equivalent
FY Fiscal Year
GAO General Accounting Office
GBM Grant-Based Measures
GO Grant Officer
GOTR Grant Officer's Technical Representative
GP General Provisions
GPRA Government Performance and Results Act of 1994
HHS/PMS Health and Human Services/Payment Management System
HVRP Homeless Veterans' Reintegration Programs
JFVA Jobs for Veterans Act (JFVA - P.L. 107-288)
L&C Licensing & Certification
LESO Local Employment Service Office
LVER Local Veterans' Employment Representative
LWIA Local Workforce Investment Area
LWIB Local Workforce Investment Board
MIS Management Information System
MOU Memorandum of Understanding
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NO National Office
NOA Notification of Obligation Authority
NPS Non-Personal Services
NVTI National Veterans' Training Institute
OASAM Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and Management
OASVET Office of the Assistant Secretary (of Labor) for Veterans' Employment and Training
OCD Office of Cost Determination
OFCCP Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs
OMB Office of Management and Budget
OPM Office of Personnel Management
OSCC One-Stop Career Center
PAC Post Award Conference
PB Personnel Benefits
PL Public Law
POC Point of Contact
PS Personal Services
PY Program Year
RAVET Regional Administrator for Veterans' Employment and Training
RIF Reduction-In-Force
RWB Regional Workforce Boards
SBP State Budget Plan
SDA Service Delivery Area
SDP Service Delivery Point
SESA State Employment Security Agency
SF Standard Form
SDV Special Disabled Veteran
SGA Solicitation For Grant Applications
SP Special Provisions
SPOC (State) Single Point Of Contact
SVC State Veterans Coordinator
SWA State Workforce Agency
TA Technical Assistance
TAG Technical Assistance Guide
TAP Transition Assistance Program
TPR Technical Performance Report
UCX Unemployment Compensation (Insurance) for ex-service members
UI Unemployment Insurance
USC United States Code
USDOL United States Department of Labor
VERS Veteran Job Seekers Entered Employment Rate following Receipt of Staff Assisted Services
VETS Veterans' Employment and Training Service
VJEER Veteran Job Seeker Entered Employment Rate
VJERR Veteran Job Seeker Employment Retention Rate at 6 Months
VPBP Veterans' Program and Budget Plan
VOE Veterans and Other Eligible Persons
VPL Veterans' Program Letter
VPM Veterans' Performance Measures
VPS Veterans' Performance Standards
VR&E Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment
VWIP Veterans' Workforce Investment Program (WIA, Section 168)
WIA Workforce Investment Act of 1998
YTD Year to Date

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