|(a) Local education agencies are the entities eligible
to apply to the Agency for apprenticeship training funding.
(b) Approved local education agencies shall:
(1) be the fiscal agents for the funds and are subject
to the audit procedures set forth in Texas Education Code §133.005;
(2) contract with the local apprenticeship committee
to fund job-related classroom instruction for a registered apprenticeship
training program; and
(3) apply for funds for each apprenticeship committee
and its apprenticeship training program(s), specifically for related
classroom training, supplementary instruction, or preparatory instruction
from only one of the following entities:
(A) the Commission; or
(B) the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.