H.R.5 - Student Success Act

To support State and local accountablility for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes. view all titles (5)

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  • Official: To support State and local accountablility for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Student Success Act as introduced.
  • Official: To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Student Success Act as reported to house.
  • Short: Student Success Act as passed house.

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Latest Amendment Status Purpose View All Amendments [26]
 
H.Amdt 343 Fail An substitute amendment numbered 26 printed in House Report 113-158 to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act to maintain the civil rights and equity focus of the law and to ensure all students have access to an education that prepares them for college and the workforce. Supports all students, and in particular those who are historically disadvantaged, through access to high quality state-developed standards, a meaningful but flexible accountability and school improvement system, improved and targeted professional development and working conditions for teachers and school leaders, additional learning time and after-school programs, and dedicated supports for wrap-around services for students and a well-rounded education.
H.Amdt 342 Pass An amendment numbered 25 printed in House Report 113-158 to allow Title I funds to follow students to other public schools or charter schools, upon the state opting to allow it.
H.Amdt 341 Fail An amendment numbered 24 printed in House Report 113-158 to create a report containing recommendations regarding the advisability of authorizing a state education authority to close a school district over the opposition of a locally elected school board, and regarding best practices governing the exercise of authority by a state education agency in monitoring, supervising and controlling under-performing school districts with particular emphasis on rural and underserved school districts.
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Jul 24, 2013Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Jul 19, 2013The Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 5.
Jul 19, 2013Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

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Result: Passed - July 19, 2013

Roll call number 374 in the House

Question: On Passage: H R 5 To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children’s schools, and for other purposes

 

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