HR 1294

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1294

To amend section 1120A(c) of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to assure comparability of opportunity for educationally disadvantaged students.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 31, 2011

Mr. FATTAH (for himself, Mr. POLIS, Mr. GRIJALVA, Mr. PAYNE, Mr. DAVIS of Illinois, Mr. HONDA, Mr. MEEKS, and Mr. JACKSON of Illinois) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce


A BILL

To amend section 1120A(c) of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to assure comparability of opportunity for educationally disadvantaged students.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. PURPOSES.

SEC. 3. COMPARABILITY OF EXPENDITURES.

`(aa) professional development for teachers and other staff;

`(bb) instructional materials and supplies;

`(cc) computers, software, and other technology;

`(dd) contracted services such as distance learning, art, athletics, and technology services;

`(ee) library books and media center materials; and

`(ff) such other expenditures as the Secretary of Education may require.

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