May 25, 2011
H.R. 1891, "Setting New Priorities in Education Spending Act"
| Ordered favorably reported, as amended, to the House by a vote of 23-16.
Amendments and Motions Offered:
Click on the amendment number for a PDF of the text
||amendment in the nature of a substitute
||adopted voice vote
||amends Reading First to provide essential literacy services in Pre-K through 12
|| No. 1
||amends the Fund for Improvement of Education to support foreign language education and other activities
|| No. 2
||to restore authority for the Parent Information and Resource Center (PIRCs) program
|| No. 3
||amends Safe and Drug Free Schools to provide essential support service for students
|| No. 4
||amends Title V, Part A (Innovative Programs) to provide service for drop out prevention
|| No. 5
||to restore authority for Even Start
|| No. 6
||amends Title II, Part A, to support teacher and leader recruitment and development
|| No. 7
||to restore Native Hawaiian Education and Alaska Native
|| No. 8
||report the bill as amended to the House
|| No. 9
Committee Report and Reported Bill:
Related Legislation and Committee Action:
- H.R. 2218, "Empowering Parents through Quality Charter Schools Act"
- H.R. 2445, "State and Local Funding Flexibility Act"
- H.R. 3989, "Student Success Act"
- H.R. 3990, "Encouraging Innovation and Effective Teachers Act"
To learn more about the committee's efforts to reform the nation's education system, click here.