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senate Bill S. 72

Expanding School Choice Act

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Expanding School Choice Act

Official Title

A bill to allow for the portability of funds under title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965.


Expanding School Choice Act Amends part A of title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow states to allocate school improvement grant funds among their local educational agencies (LEAs) on the basis of the number of children aged 5 through 17 whose family income lies below the federal poverty level and who are enrolled in the public and state-accredited private schools within each LEA's geographic jurisdiction.

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      Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
    IntroducedJanuary 7th, 2015

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