HR 1817

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1817

To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide for the development of State statistical literacy plans and to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants for statistics-related teacher professional development and the improvement of statistics education.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 10, 2011

Mr. LOEBSACK introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce


A BILL

To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide for the development of State statistical literacy plans and to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants for statistics-related teacher professional development and the improvement of statistics education.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. STATISTICAL LITERACY EDUCATION.

`Subpart 22--Statistical Literacy Education

`CHAPTER A--STATISTICAL LITERACY PLANS

`SEC. 5621. PLAN REQUIRED; DEVELOPMENT, SUBMISSION, AND APPROVAL.

`SEC. 5622. GRANTS FOR DEVELOPMENT OF PLAN.

`CHAPTER B--STATISTICS EDUCATION PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT GRANTS

`SEC. 5631. PURPOSE.

`SEC. 5632. FORMULA GRANTS TO STATES.

`SEC. 5633. COMPETITIVE SUBGRANTS TO ELIGIBLE PARTNERSHIPS.

`SEC. 5634. ELIGIBLE PARTNERSHIP DEFINED.

`CHAPTER C--STATISTICS EDUCATION GRANTS TO BUILD NATIONAL CAPACITY

`SEC. 5641. PURPOSE.

`SEC. 5642. GRANT PROGRAM.

`SEC. 5643. ELIGIBLE ENTITY DEFINED.

`CHAPTER D--GENERAL PROVISIONS

`SEC. 5651. STATISTICAL LITERACY DEFINED.

`SEC. 5652. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

`subpart 22--statistical literacy education

`Chapter A--Statistical Literacy Plans

`Sec. 5621. Plan required; Development, submission, and approval.

`Sec. 5622. Grants for development of plan.

`Chapter B--Statistics Education Professional Development Grants

`Sec. 5631. Purpose.

`Sec. 5632. Formula grants to States.

`Sec. 5633. Competitive subgrants to eligible partnerships.

`Sec. 5634. Eligible partnership defined.

`Chapter C--Statistics Education Grants To Build National Capacity

`Sec. 5641. Purpose.

`Sec. 5642. Grant program.

`Sec. 5643. Eligible entity defined.

`Chapter D--General Provisions

`Sec. 5651. Statistical literacy defined.

`Sec. 5652. Authorization of appropriations.

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