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USSR437Intro
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This resolution expresses support for the designation of November 8, 2021, as National First-Generation College Celebration Day.
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2021-11-30
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR 11/03/2021 S7723)
USHB729Intro
25%
Establishes a program through which the Department of Education may award planning and implementation grants to specified educational agencies (e.g., local educational agencies) to improve diversity and reduce or eliminate racial or socioeconomic iso...
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2021-11-23
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 127.
USSR459Intro
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A resolution expressing support for the designation of the week beginning on November 8, 2021, as "National School Psychology Week".
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2021-11-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3254Intro
25%
A bill to provide grants to local educational agencies to help public schools reduce class size in the early elementary grades, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3251Intro
25%
A bill to provide that chapter 1 of title 9 of the United States Code, relating to the enforcement of arbitration agreements, shall not apply to enrollment agreements made between students and certain institutions of higher education, and to prohibit...
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2021-11-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1881Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2029 and otherwise revises a Department of Education (ED) grant program for student veteran centers. Specifically, ED must make grants to institutions of higher education (IHEs) or consortia of IHEs to establish, maintain, impr...
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2021-11-17
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB6008Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Health and Human Services to award grants to support nonprofit organizations in furnishing eye-care services free of charge to students in public elementary or secondary schools.
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2021-11-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3218Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide for a Parents' Bill of Rights.
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2021-11-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3228Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to increase the knowledge and skills of principals and school leaders regarding early childhood education.
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2021-11-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR802Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the designation of National College Application Month.
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2021-11-17
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6002Intro
25%
To require a standard financial aid offer form, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-17
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5984Intro
25%
To amend part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act to provide full Federal funding of such part.
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2021-11-16
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3213Intro
25%
A bill to amend part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act to provide full Federal funding of such part.
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2021-11-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5990Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Education to carry out a program to recognize high schools and local educational agencies for expanding high-quality dual credit programs.
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2021-11-16
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR449Intro
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This resolution designates November 2021 as National College Application Month.
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2021-11-16
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8316; text: CR S8242)
USHB5967Intro
25%
To ensure that institutions of higher education with COVID-19 vaccination requirements provide an opportunity for religious exemption from such requirements, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5959Intro
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...
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2021-11-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5926Intro
25%
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to adjust the period of eligibility for Federal Pell Grants, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR781Intro
25%
Expressing support for the designation of the week beginning on November 8, 2021, as "National School Psychology Week".
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2021-11-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR785Intro
25%
This resolution urges all people in the United States to celebrate National First-Generation College Celebration Day.
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2021-11-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5893Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Education to make grants to local educational agencies to pay the costs of carrying out STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) education activities for girls and underrepresented minorities.
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2021-11-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5890Intro
25%
To protect borrowers of Federal student loans during the transition period following the end of the COVID-19 student loan repayment pause, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3171Intro
25%
A bill to ensure that Federal work-study funding is available for students enrolled in residency programs for teachers, principals, or school leaders, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-04
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5864Intro
25%
To prohibit the withholding of Federal education funds on the basis of vaccination requirements, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-04
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR431Intro
25%
A resolution supporting the right of parents to be the leading voice in the education of their children.
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2021-10-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5779Intro
25%
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require the Secretary of Education to create a personal finance education portal on a centralized website of the Department of Education pertaining to Federal financial aid.
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2021-10-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3096Intro
25%
A bill to make amendments to the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Act.
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2021-10-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5777Intro
25%
To amend the definition of eligible program under the Higher Education Act of 1965 for the purposes of eligibility for Federal financial aid.
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2021-10-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
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.
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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)
USSR428Intro
25%
This resolution (1) recognizes October 2021 as National Principals Month and supports its goals and ideals; and (2) honors the contributions of principals in elementary, middle, and high schools in the United States.
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2021-10-26
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7392; text: CR S7373)
USHB5739Intro
25%
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to change certain Federal Pell Grant requirements for certain students with disabilities, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5711Intro
25%
Reauthorizes through FY2027 and otherwise revises TRIO programs. (These outreach and student-services programs identify and provide services to students from disadvantaged backgrounds.) Among other revisions to the programs, the bill prohibits the De...
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2021-10-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5691Intro
25%
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 with respect to certain requirements for institutions of higher education whose students receive TEACH grants, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5685Intro
25%
To require institutions of higher education to designate at least one employee to coordinate compliance with title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR735Intro
25%
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that continuous parental engagement in the schooling decisions impacting their children is to be commended, supported, and encouraged, and that current efforts to exclude parents or even label them...
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2021-10-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR737Intro
25%
This resolution supports the goals and ideals of National Beauty and Wellness Education Day.
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2021-10-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5667Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Education to establish (1) a Teacher Advisory Committee to monitor the implementation and impact of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), the elementary and secondary education law that replaced the No Child Left Behind Act...
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2021-10-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5654Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Education to establish an Advisory Commission on Serving and Supporting Students with Mental Health Disabilities in Institutions of Higher Education. The commission must conduct a study and report on services available to s...
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2021-10-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3048Intro
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Requires the Department of Education to establish an Advisory Commission on Serving and Supporting Students with Mental Health Disabilities in Institutions of Higher Education. The commission must conduct a study and report on services available to s...
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2021-10-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3037Intro
25%
A bill to require elementary schools and secondary schools that receive Federal funds to obtain parental consent before facilitating a child's gender transition in any form, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3043Intro
25%
A bill to promote minimum State requirements for the prevention and treatment of concussions caused by participation in school sports, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions 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.
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2021-10-20
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR425Intro
25%
A resolution recognizing the importance of protecting freedom of speech, thought, and expression at institutions of higher education.
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2021-10-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3026Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to ensure that public institutions of higher education eschew policies that improperly constrain the expressive rights of students, and to ensure that private institutions of higher education are trans...
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2021-10-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHCR29Intro
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This concurrent resolution supports the goals and ideals of the National Day of Silence (during which students vow to remain silent to bring attention to the harassment and discrimination faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questi...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2717Intro
25%
Establishes a pilot program through which the Department of Justice must award grants to public elementary and secondary schools to conduct independent facility security risk assessments and make hard security improvements (e.g., video monitoring and...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB5581Intro
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To expand arts education, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5588Intro
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Establishes requirements concerning the information that must be provided to prospective students about the cost of attendance at an institution of higher education (IHE). Specifically, the bill establishes the minimum requirements for the net price ...
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2021-10-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5582Intro
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Requires a local educational agency (LEA), in order to receive certain federal education funding, to collect and publish certain information about instances of bullying in schools. Specifically, the bill requires an LEA employee who becomes aware of ...
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2021-10-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB848PassRevises the service obligation verification process for the Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) grant program. For example, the bill provides a process for the Department of Education to reconsider and reverse the co...
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2021-10-13
Became Public Law No: 117-49. (TXT | PDF)
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