HR 1295

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1295

To provide for adequate and equitable educational opportunities for students in State public school systems, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 31, 2011

Mr. FATTAH (for himself and Mr. HONDA) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce


A BILL

To provide for adequate and equitable educational opportunities for students in State public school systems, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY IN STATE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEMS

Subtitle A--Access to Educational Opportunity

Subtitle B--State Accountability

Subtitle C--Public Reporting and Remedy

TITLE II--EFFECTS OF EDUCATIONAL DISPARITIES ON ECONOMIC GROWTH AND NATIONAL DEFENSE

TITLE III--GENERAL PROVISIONS

SEC. 3. FINDINGS AND PURPOSES.

TITLE I--EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY IN STATE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEMS

Subtitle A--Access to Educational Opportunity

SEC. 111. ADEQUATE AND EQUITABLE STATE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEMS.

SEC. 112. STATE EDUCATIONAL ADEQUACY AND EQUITY REQUIREMENTS.

SEC. 113. STATE-ESTABLISHED STANDARDS FOR OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN.

Subtitle B--State Accountability

SEC. 121. DETERMINATION OF EDUCATIONALLY ADEQUATE AND INEQUITABLE STATE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEMS.

SEC. 122. STATE ACCOUNTABILITY FOR IMPROVEMENT OF EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY.

SEC. 123. CONSEQUENCES OF NONREMEDIATION.

Subtitle C--Public Reporting and Remedy

SEC. 131. ANNUAL REPORT BY SECRETARY ON ADEQUACY AND EQUITY IN STATE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEMS.

SEC. 132. CIVIL ACTION FOR ENFORCEMENT.

TITLE II--EFFECTS OF EDUCATIONAL DISPARITIES ON ECONOMIC GROWTH AND NATIONAL DEFENSE

SEC. 201. EFFECTS ON ECONOMIC GROWTH AND PRODUCTIVITY.

SEC. 202. EFFECTS ON NATIONAL DEFENSE.

TITLE III--GENERAL PROVISIONS

SEC. 301. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 302. NOTICE AND OPPORTUNITY FOR HEARING.

SEC. 303. RULEMAKING.

SEC. 304. RULE OF CONSTRUCTION.

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