US Congress Subject | Special education

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USHB604Intro
25%
Provides support for long-term improvements to public elementary and secondary school facilities. First, the bill sets forth allocations to states and establishes a need-based grant program for local educational agencies (LEAs) to improve school faci...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-05-18
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 27 - 19.
USHB7478Intro
25%
To promote youth athletic safety, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-07
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4056Intro
25%
A bill to promote youth athletic safety, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-04-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2471PassProvides appropriations to federal agencies for the remainder of FY2022, provides supplemental appropriations for activities to support Ukraine, and modifies or establishes various programs that address a wide range of policy areas. The bill includes...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2022-03-15
Became Public Law No: 117-103.
USSB1605PassAuthorizes Department of Defense (DOD) activities and programs for FY2022 and addresses various other issues. For example, the bill provides or extends procurement authority for certain helicopters and amphibious shipbuilding programs; imposes variou...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-12-27
Became Public Law No: 117-81. (TXT | PDF)
USSB3360Intro
25%
A bill to reauthorize title II of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-12-09
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6205Intro
25%
To reauthorize title II of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-12-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5376Intro
25%
Provides funding, establishes programs, and otherwise modifies provisions relating to a broad array of areas, including education, labor, child care, health care, taxes, immigration, and the environment. (The bill is commonly referred to as the Build...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-11-19
Motion to reconsider laid on the table.
USSR430Intro
25%
This resolution designates October 2021 as National Dyslexia Awareness Month and calls on Congress, schools, and educational agencies to recognize that dyslexia has significant educational implications that must be addressed.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-27
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7433; text: CR S7419)
USSB3062Intro
25%
Provides FY2022 appropriations to the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; and related agencies. The bill provides appropriations to the Department of Labor for the Employment and Training Administration, the Employee Benef...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-25
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHR729Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of National Dyslexia Awareness Month and calls on Congress, schools, and educational agencies to recognize that dyslexia has significant educational implications that must be addressed.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-10-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB4502Engross
50%
Provides FY2022 appropriations to the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; and related agencies. The bill provides appropriations to the Department of Labor for the Employment and Training Administration, the Employee Benef...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-08-03
Received in the Senate.
USHB1500Engross
50%
Requires the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the agency's basic education programs. This report shall include (1) an assessment of the global learning loss that will result from pr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-07-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2198Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Education to award grants to entities such as educational agencies, schools, and local governments to establish, expand, or support school-based mentoring programs that assist at-risk students in developing cognitive skills...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-06-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4076Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Education to award grants to entities such as educational agencies, schools, and local governments to establish, expand, or support school-based mentoring programs that assist at-risk students in developing cognitive skills...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-06-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3767Intro
25%
Establishes a program through which the Department of Education must award grants to eligible entities (e.g., state and local educational agencies) to address students' academic, social, emotional, mental, behavioral, and physical health needs relate...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-06-08
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3704Intro
25%
Allows tax-exempt distributions from qualified tuition programs (known as 529 plans) to be used for additional educational expenses in connection with elementary or secondary school. The bill also allows certain federal funds for elementary and secon...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-06-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1858Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of seclusion and limits the use of physical restraint in schools and Head Start programs that receive federal funding. Specifically, the bill prohibits the use of seclusion, which is the involuntary confinement of a student alone in...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-05-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR438Intro
25%
Third Reconstruction: Fully addressing poverty and low wages from the bottom up.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-05-25
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB3474Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of seclusion and limits the use of physical restraint in schools and Head Start programs that receive federal funding. Specifically, the bill prohibits the use of seclusion, which is the involuntary confinement of a student alone in...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-05-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1757Intro
25%
Allows tax-exempt distributions from qualified tuition programs (known as 529 plans) to be used for additional educational expenses in connection with elementary or secondary school. The bill also allows certain federal funds for elementary and secon...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-05-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHR180Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that it is the duty of the federal government to expand and strengthen the care economy. The care economy consists of child care, home health, and similar sectors where caregiving is...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-05-18
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2886Intro
25%
Provides funds to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for an affordable child care and early learning program. Children who are at least six weeks of age but not yet required to attend school may participate in the program regardless of...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1398Intro
25%
Provides funds to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for an affordable child care and early learning program. Children who are at least six weeks of age but not yet required to attend school may participate in the program regardless of...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-04-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2106Intro
25%
Abolishes the Department of Education (ED) and repeals any program for which it has administrative responsibility. The Department of the Treasury shall provide grants to states, for FY2021-FY2029, for elementary, secondary, and postsecondary educatio...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-19
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2023Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Education (ED) to establish an early literacy and dyslexia intervention pilot program to award grants to five state educational agencies to address early reading deficiencies and dyslexia. Under the program, ED must identify...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB813Intro
25%
Expands special education and related services for students who are deaf or hard of hearing, students with visual disabilities, and children and youth who are deaf-blind. The individualized education program for each child who is visually and/or hear...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1959Intro
25%
Expands special education and related services for students who are deaf or hard of hearing, students with visual disabilities, and children and youth who are deaf-blind. The individualized education program for each child who is visually and/or hear...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-17
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB729Intro
25%
Establishes a program through which the Department of Education must award grants to eligible entities (e.g., state and local educational agencies) to address students' academic, social, emotional, mental, behavioral, and physical health needs relate...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB665Intro
25%
Allows certain federal funds for elementary and secondary education to follow the student to the school that they attend (i.e., public, private, or home school), regardless of whether the student is learning in person or remotely. These funds may be ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1770Intro
25%
Allows certain federal funds for elementary and secondary education to follow the student to the school that they attend (i.e., public, private, or home school), regardless of whether the student is learning in person or remotely. These funds may be ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-10
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB552Intro
25%
Requires the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report on the impact of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on the agency's basic education programs. This report shall include (1) an assessment of the global learn...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-02
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR85Intro
25%
This resolution expresses the sense of the Senate that it is the duty of the federal government to expand and strengthen the care economy. The care economy consists of child care, home health, and similar sectors where caregiving is a predominant fea...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-03-01
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR121Intro
25%
This resolution declares that (1) the United States needs a Marshall Plan for Moms to revitalize and restore mothers in the workforce; and (2) mothers, especially mothers of color have been pushed to the brink of economic, social, and emotional colla...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSB385Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2025 and expands the Full-Service Community Schools program. The program provides support for full-service community schools that serve children and their families, particularly for children who attend high-poverty elementary a...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1241Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2025 and expands the Full-Service Community Schools program. The program provides support for full-service community schools that serve children and their families, particularly for children who attend high-poverty elementary a...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1197Intro
25%
Revises certain grant programs related to teacher recruitment and training. First, the bill reauthorizes through FY2027 and otherwise revises the Augustus F. Hawkins Centers of Excellence program, which provides grants to establish teacher preparatio...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB240Intro
25%
Provides FY2021 supplemental appropriations for grants to assist states in providing special education and related services to children with disabilities and for specified early childhood education programs for children with disabilities. Additionall...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-04
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB838Intro
25%
Provides FY2021 supplemental appropriations for grants to assist states in providing special education and related services to children with disabilities and for specified early childhood education programs for children with disabilities. Additionall...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-04
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB764Intro
25%
Provides funding through FY2031 for grant programs operated by local educational agencies to provide supplementary educational and related services to low-achieving students and other students who attend elementary and secondary schools with relative...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-03
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB213Intro
25%
Establishes various grant programs to address educational inequities in elementary and secondary schools. Specifically, the bill creates grant programs related to (1) early childhood education, (2) high-quality and diverse teachers and leaders, (3) c...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB779Intro
25%
Establishes various grant programs to address educational inequities in elementary and secondary schools. Specifically, the bill creates grant programs related to (1) early childhood education, (2) high-quality and diverse teachers and leaders, (3) c...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-03
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB676Intro
25%
Establishes a program through which the Department of Education must award grants to state educational agencies and, through them, allocations to local educational agencies (LEAs) to provide students with additional learning time and related services...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-01
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB74Intro
25%
Expands school choice programs for elementary and secondary school students. Specifically, the bill authorizes the Department of Education (ED) to award grants to support the design and implementation of state programs that allow the parent of a chil...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB542Intro
25%
Establishes through FY2030 the Education Jobs Fund, from which the Department of Education (ED) must award grants to state educational agencies and, through them, subgrants to local educational agencies (LEAs) to retain and create education jobs. ED ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB96Intro
25%
Provides support for long-term improvements to public elementary and secondary school facilities. First, the bill sets forth allocations to states and establishes a need-based grant program for local educational agencies (LEAs) to improve school faci...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB614Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Education to implement a demonstration project providing competitive, four-year grants to at least 10 secondary schools that have a four-year adjusted cohort graduation rate of 60% or lower, for the provision of additional s...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB605Intro
25%
Allows tax-exempt distributions from qualified tuition programs (known as 529 plans) to be used for additional educational expenses in connection with enrollment or attendance at an elementary or secondary school. (Under current law, distributions in...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB72Intro
25%
Provides funding through FY2031 for grant programs operated by local educational agencies to provide supplementary educational and related services to low-achieving students and other students who attend elementary and secondary schools with relative...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB44Intro
25%
Allows tax-exempt distributions from qualified tuition programs (known as 529 plans) to be used for additional educational expenses in connection with enrollment or attendance at an elementary or secondary school. (Under current law, distributions in...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-26
To Senate Finance Committee
Syndicate content
feedback