HR 1918

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1918

To provide grants to promote financial literacy.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 13, 2011

Mrs. MCCARTHY of New York introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce


A BILL

To provide grants to promote financial literacy.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINANCIAL LITERACY EDUCATION GRANTS.

`Subpart 13A--Financial Literacy Education

`SEC. 5538. FINANCIAL LITERACY EDUCATION GRANTS.

`(aa) A nonprofit organization with experience and a proven track record in quality financial literacy or personal finance education programs.

`(bb) An educational service agency.

`(cc) A recipient of an Excellence in Economic Education grant under subpart 13.

`(dd) An institution of higher education.

`(ee) A community organization.

`(ff) A representative of local business.

`Subpart 13A--Financial Literacy Education

SEC. 3. GRANTS TO PROMOTE POSTSECONDARY FINANCIAL LITERACY.

`SEC. 320A. GRANTS TO PROMOTE POSTSECONDARY FINANCIAL LITERACY.

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