H.R.2218 - Empowering Parents through Quality Charter Schools Act

To amend the charter school program under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. view all titles (4)

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  • Official: To amend the charter school program under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. as introduced.
  • Short: Empowering Parents through Quality Charter Schools Act as introduced.
  • Short: Empowering Parents through Quality Charter Schools Act as reported to house.
  • Short: Empowering Parents through Quality Charter Schools Act as passed house.

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Latest Amendment Status Purpose View All Amendments [8]
 
H.Amdt 782 Fail An amendment numbered 7 printed in Part A of House Report 112-200 to strike subparagraph (d) of subsection (6) of Sec. (9) which is part of the definition of `high quality charter schools.' Would strike the following language: `(D) has demonstrated success in increasing student academic achievement for the subgroups of students described in section 1111(b)(2)(C)(v)(II).'.
H.Amdt 781 Fail An amendment numbered 7 printed in Part A of House Report 112-200 to encourage the Secretary of Education to include a priority for green school building practices in the application for states to ensure that federal investment in charter school facilities would be energy efficient and environmentally friendly.
H.Amdt 780 Fail An amendment numbered 6 printed in Part A of House Report 112-200 to strike `governor of a state' from the definition of `state entity' on page 20, thus removing Governors' eligibility to apply for federal grant funding to oversee charter school operations in their states.
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Sep 14, 2011Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Sep 13, 2011Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Sep 13, 2011On passage Passed by recorded vote: 365 - 54 (Roll no. 705).

Latest Vote

Result: Passed - September 13, 2011

Roll call number 705 in the House

Question: On Passage: H R 2218 Empowering Parents through Quality Charter Schools Act

 

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