Skip to Content


Full Committee

July 7, 2016 - 10:00 AM
H.R. 5587, "Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act"
Favorably reported to the House, as amended, by a vote of 37 yeas and 0 nays.

Archived Webcast 

Opening Statement(s):

Press Release and Photo Album:

Amendments and Motions Offered:

Click on the amendment number for a PDF of the text

Offered By Description Action Taken Roll Call
#1 Mr. Thompson   amendment in the nature of a substitute  adopted by voice vote
#2 Mr. Heck amends the hold harmless calculation beginning in FY 2020  agreed to by voice vote  
#3 Ms. Davis

prioritizes equity by defining the term “equity gap”

#4 Ms. Stefanik        expands the allowable use of funds at the state and local levels to include integration of arts and design skills  agreed to by voice vote
 #5  Ms. Wilson amends the definition of special populations to include individuals who are ex-offenders  withdrawn  
#6 Ms. Bonamici

strikes all specified amounts for authorizations of appropriations throughout the bill and replaces them with "such sums”

#7 Mr. Takano

encourages evaluation of strategies to establish or utilize existing flexible learning and manufacturing spaces, such as makerspaces, to improve access to CTE  

 agreed to by voice vote  
motion  Mr. Roe report bill, as amended  adopted by 37 yeas and 0 nays     RC #1

Stay Connected