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S. 541 - Achievement Through Prevention Act

Education. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to increase implementation of schoolwide positive behavioral interventions and supports and early intervening services in order to improve student academic achievement, reduce disciplinary problems in schools, and to improve coordination with similar… More
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to increase implementation of schoolwide positive behavioral interventions and supports and early intervening services in order to improve student academic achievement, reduce disciplinary problems in schools, and to improve coordination with similar activities and services provided under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. (by CRS) Hide
 
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Achievement Through Prevention Act

S. 541 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to increase implementation of schoolwide positive behavioral interventions and supports and early intervening services in order to improve student academic achievement, reduce disciplinary problems in schools, and to improve coordination with similar activities and services provided under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. (by CRS)
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A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to increase implementation of schoolwide positive behavioral interventions and supports and early intervening services in order to improve student academic achievement, reduce disciplinary problems in schools, and to improve coordination with similar activities and services provided under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.
Other Titles
  • Achievement Through Prevention Act
Sponsor
Michael F. Bennet
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Education
  • Academic performance and assessments
  • Education of the disadvantaged
  • Education programs funding
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Special education
  • Teaching, teachers, curricula
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    Major Actions
    Introduced3/10/2011
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced3/10/2011
    3/10/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
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    41 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

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    Achievement Through Prevention Act

    41 organizations supported this bill

    Alliance for Children and Families
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    American Association of People with Disabilities
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    American Counseling Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    American Dance Therapy Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    American Group Psychotherapy Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    American Mental Health Counselors Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    American Music Therapy Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    American Psychiatric Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    American Psychological Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    American School Counselor Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    Anxiety Disorders Association of America
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    Association for Ambulatory Behavioral Healthcare
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    Association of University Centers on Disabilities
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    Council for Exceptional Children
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    Easter Seals
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    Healthy Teen Network
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    Higher Education Consortium for Special Education
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    Learning Disabilities Association of America
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    Mental Health America
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    National Alliance on Mental Illness
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    National Association for Children's Behavioral Health
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    National Association Of Pupil Service Administrators
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    National Association of School Psychologists
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    National Association of Secondary School Principals
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    National Association of State Directors of Special Education
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    National Center for Learning Disabilities
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    National Disability Rights Network
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    National Down Syndrome Congress
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    National Down Syndrome Society
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    National Education Association
    NEA (n.d.). NEA-Supported Bills on NCLB. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from National Education Association.
    National Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    National Network for Youth
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    National PTA
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    Respect Ability Law Center
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    School Social Work Association of America
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    TASH
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    Therapeutic Communities of America
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.
    U.S. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, April 12). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Achievement through Prevention Act. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from NASSP.

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$7,000$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$199,011$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$62,050$0
    John BarrassoRWY$47,200$0
    Max BaucusDMT$325,539$0
    Mark BegichDAK$156,009$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$485,042$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$20,983$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$230,300$0
    Roy BluntRMO$167,936$0
    John BoozmanRAR$49,428$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$697,457$0
    Scott P. BrownRMA$441,579$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$867,122$0
    Richard BurrRNC$119,880$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$218,575$0
    Ben CardinDMD$222,275$0
    Tom CarperDDE$58,166$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$333,595$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$125,868$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$27,378$0
    Tom CoburnROK$15,300$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$27,600$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$100,950$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$35,000$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$124,527$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$173,490$0
    John CornynRTX$207,140$0
    Mike CrapoRID$32,530$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$44,150$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$293,835$0
    John EnsignRNV$3,000$0
    Mike EnziRWY$17,000$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$175,044$0
    Al FrankenDMN$566,815$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$830,807$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$83,780$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$115,600$0
    Kay R. HaganDNC$353,035$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$311,873$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$146,550$0
    John HoevenRND$32,910$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$19,150$0
    Jim InhofeROK$43,670$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$117,450$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$59,200$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$16,250$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$51,087$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$102,473$0
    John F. KerryDMA$168,835$0
    Mark KirkRIL$216,750$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$205,366$0
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$6,000$0
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$278,492$0
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$128,653$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$82,625$0
    Mike LeeRUT$22,799$0
    Carl LevinDMI$222,971$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$-800$0
    Dick LugarRIN$94,761$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$122,713$0
    John McCainRAZ$102,700$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$575,475$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$317,800$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$338,280$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$315,760$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$177,407$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$48,500$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$46,050$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$381,971$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$62,000$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$328,384$0
    Rand PaulRKY$72,069$0
    Rob PortmanROH$120,122$0
    Mark L. PryorDAR$64,138$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$93,725$0
    Harry ReidDNV$624,140$0
    Jim RischRID$13,250$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$86,250$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$231,557$0
    Marco RubioRFL$163,658$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$104,215$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$369,553$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$67,350$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$299,671$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$60,050$0
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$59,285$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$375,571$0
    Jon TesterDMT$302,871$0
    John ThuneRSD$87,935$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$289,848$0
    Mark UdallDCO$438,566$0
    Tom UdallDNM$283,946$0
    David VitterRLA$81,275$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$409,650$0
    Jim WebbDVA$9,850$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$129,416$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$86,833$0
    Ron WydenDOR$212,220$0

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$7,000$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$199,011$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$62,050$0
    John BarrassoRWY$47,200$0
    Max BaucusDMT$325,539$0
    Mark BegichDAK$156,009$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$485,042$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$20,983$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$230,300$0
    Roy BluntRMO$167,936$0
    John BoozmanRAR$49,428$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$697,457$0
    Scott P. BrownRMA$441,579$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$867,122$0
    Richard BurrRNC$119,880$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$218,575$0
    Ben CardinDMD$222,275$0
    Tom CarperDDE$58,166$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$333,595$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$125,868$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$27,378$0
    Tom CoburnROK$15,300$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$27,600$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$100,950$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$35,000$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$124,527$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$173,490$0
    John CornynRTX$207,140$0
    Mike CrapoRID$32,530$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$44,150$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$293,835$0
    John EnsignRNV$3,000$0
    Mike EnziRWY$17,000$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$175,044$0
    Al FrankenDMN$566,815$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$830,807$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$83,780$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$115,600$0
    Kay R. HaganDNC$353,035$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$311,873$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$146,550$0
    John HoevenRND$32,910$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$19,150$0
    Jim InhofeROK$43,670$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$117,450$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$59,200$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$16,250$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$51,087$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$102,473$0
    John F. KerryDMA$168,835$0
    Mark KirkRIL$216,750$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$205,366$0
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$6,000$0
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$278,492$0
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$128,653$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$82,625$0
    Mike LeeRUT$22,799$0
    Carl LevinDMI$222,971$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$-800$0
    Dick LugarRIN$94,761$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$122,713$0
    John McCainRAZ$102,700$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$575,475$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$317,800$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$338,280$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$315,760$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$177,407$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$48,500$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$46,050$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$381,971$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$62,000$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$328,384$0
    Rand PaulRKY$72,069$0
    Rob PortmanROH$120,122$0
    Mark L. PryorDAR$64,138$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$93,725$0
    Harry ReidDNV$624,140$0
    Jim RischRID$13,250$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$86,250$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$231,557$0
    Marco RubioRFL$163,658$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$104,215$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$369,553$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$67,350$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$299,671$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$60,050$0
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$59,285$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$375,571$0
    Jon TesterDMT$302,871$0
    John ThuneRSD$87,935$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$289,848$0
    Mark UdallDCO$438,566$0
    Tom UdallDNM$283,946$0
    David VitterRLA$81,275$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$409,650$0
    Jim WebbDVA$9,850$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$129,416$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$86,833$0
    Ron WydenDOR$212,220$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Schools & colleges$7,360,312
    Non-profit foundations$1,930,558
    Health, Education & Human Resources$1,675,796
    Health care institutions$1,586,436
    Psychiatrists & psychologists$1,407,112
    Teachers unions$1,040,250
    Public school teachers, administrators & officials$987,538
    Minority/Ethnic Groups$781,768
    Education$627,585
    Welfare & Social Work$445,775
    Health & welfare policy$352,909
    Health professionals$101,775
    Human Rights$45,301

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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