Schools & colleges (Education related)

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
STEM Education Act of 2015 H.R. 1020 (114th) SmithSupportNo
To define STEM education to include computer science, and to support existing STEM education programs at the National Science Foundation. (by More
To define STEM education to include computer science, and to support existing STEM education programs at the National Science Foundation. (by CRS) Hide
Research and Development Efficiency Act H.R. 1119 (114th) ComstockSupportNo
To improve the efficiency of Federal research and development, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
American Opportunity Tax Credit Act of 2015 H.R. 1260 (114th) DoggettSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the American Opportunity Tax Credit, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the American Opportunity Tax Credit, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 1806 (114th) SmithOpposeNo
To provide for technological innovation through the prioritization of Federal investment in basic research, fundamental scientific discovery, and development to improve the competitiveness of the… More
To provide for technological innovation through the prioritization of Federal investment in basic research, fundamental scientific discovery, and development to improve the competitiveness of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Student Worker Exemption Act of 2015 H.R. 210 (114th) MeadowsSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt student workers for purposes of determining a higher education institution's employer health care shared responsibility. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt student workers for purposes of determining a higher education institution's employer health care shared responsibility. (by CRS) Hide
Investing in Innovation for Education Act of 2015 H.R. 847 (114th) PolisSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to invest in innovation for education. (by CRS)
Literacy Education for All, Results for the Nation Act H.R. 858 (114th) YarmuthSupportNo
To establish a comprehensive literacy program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Supporting Academic Freedom Through Regulatory Relief Act H.R. 970 (114th) FoxxSupportNo
To prohibit the Secretary of Education from engaging in regulatory overreach with regard to institutional eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.… More
To prohibit the Secretary of Education from engaging in regulatory overreach with regard to institutional eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Establishing the Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2016 and Setting Forth Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2017 Through 2025. H.Con.Res. 27 (114th) PriceOpposeNo
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025. (by More
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025. (by CRS) Hide
Jacob K. Javits Gifted and Talented Students Education Act of 2015 S. 1177 (114th) AlexanderSupportNo
An original bill to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to ensure that every child achieves. (by CRS)
Global Food Security Act of 2015 S. 1252 (114th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to authorize a comprehensive strategic approach for United States foreign assistance to developing countries to reduce global poverty and hunger, achieve food and nutrition security, promote… More
A bill to authorize a comprehensive strategic approach for United States foreign assistance to developing countries to reduce global poverty and hunger, achieve food and nutrition security, promote inclusive, sustainable, agricultural-led economic growth, improve nutritional outcomes, especially for women and children, build resilience among vulnerable populations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Immigration Innovation Act of 2015 S. 153 (114th) HatchSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize additional visas for well-educated aliens to live and work in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize additional visas for well-educated aliens to live and work in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
America's College Promise Act of 2015 S. 1716 (114th) BaldwinSupportNo
A bill to provide access to higher education for the students of the United States. (by CRS)
Supporting Academic Freedom Through Regulatory Relief Act S. 559 (114th) BurrSupportNo
A bill to prohibit the Secretary of Education from engaging in regulatory overreach with regard to institutional eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other… More
A bill to prohibit the Secretary of Education from engaging in regulatory overreach with regard to institutional eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Investing in Innovation for Education Act of 2015 S. 605 (114th) BennetSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to invest in innovation for education. (by CRS)
Repay Act of 2015 S. 85 (114th) KingSupportNo
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish a simplified income-driven repayment plan, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish a simplified income-driven repayment plan, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
An Original Concurrent Resolution Setting Forth the Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2016 and Setting Forth the Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2017 Through 2025. S.Con.Res. 11 (114th) EnziOpposeNo
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017… More
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025. (by CRS) Hide
Success and Opportunity Through Quality Charter Schools Act H.R. 10 (113th) KlineSupportNo
To amend the charter school program under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. (by CRS)
Student Loan Interest Deduction Act of 2013 H.R. 1527 (113th) RangelSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deduction allowed for student loan interest. (by CRS)
School Principal Recruitment and Training Act of 2013 H.R. 1736 (113th) DavisSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to recruit, prepare, and support principals through capacity-building measures that will improve student academic achievement in high-need… More
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to recruit, prepare, and support principals through capacity-building measures that will improve student academic achievement in high-need schools. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Student Loan Certainty Act of 2013 H.R. 1911 (113th) KlineSupportYes
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish interest rates for new loans made on or after July 1, 2013, to direct the Secretary of Education to convene the Advisory Committee on Improving… More
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish interest rates for new loans made on or after July 1, 2013, to direct the Secretary of Education to convene the Advisory Committee on Improving Postsecondary Education Data to conduct a study on improvements to postsecondary education transparency at the Federal level, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Postsecondary Education Data for Students Act H.R. 1949 (113th) MesserSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of Education to convene the Advisory Committee on Improving Postsecondary Education Data to conduct a study on improvements to postsecondary education transparency at the… More
To direct the Secretary of Education to convene the Advisory Committee on Improving Postsecondary Education Data to conduct a study on improvements to postsecondary education transparency at the Federal level. (by CRS) Hide
School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act H.R. 2094 (113th) RoeOpposeYes
To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the preference given, in awarding certain asthma-related grants, to certain States (those allowing trained school personnel to administer… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the preference given, in awarding certain asthma-related grants, to certain States (those allowing trained school personnel to administer epinephrine and meeting other related requirements). (by CRS) Hide
Supplying Knowledge-Based Immigrants and Lifting Levels of STEM Visas Act H.R. 2131 (113th) IssaSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enhance American competitiveness through the encouragement of high-skilled immigration, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enhance American competitiveness through the encouragement of high-skilled immigration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Supporting Academic Freedom Through Regulatory Relief Act H.R. 2637 (113th) FoxxSupportNo
To prohibit the Secretary of Education from engaging in regulatory overreach with regard to institutional eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.… More
To prohibit the Secretary of Education from engaging in regulatory overreach with regard to institutional eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
TRANSFER Act of 2013 H.R. 2981 (113th) CollinsSupportNo
To support innovative approaches to technology transfer, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Advancing Competency-Based Education Demonstration Project Act of 2014 H.R. 3136 (113th) SalmonSupportNo
To establish a demonstration program for competency-based education. (by CRS)
Student and Family Tax Simplification Act H.R. 3393 (113th) BlackSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate certain tax benefits for educational expenses, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements to the child tax credit, and… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate certain tax benefits for educational expenses, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements to the child tax credit, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
College Affordability Act of 2013 H.R. 3437 (113th) SchwartzSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate, with modifications, the Hope Scholarship Credit, the Lifetime Learning Credit, and the American Opportunity Tax Credit, and for other… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate, with modifications, the Hope Scholarship Credit, the Lifetime Learning Credit, and the American Opportunity Tax Credit, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Science Appropriations Act, 2014 H.R. 3547 (113th) SmithSupportYes
An act making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
GI Bill Tuition Fairness Act of 2014 H.R. 357 (113th) MillerOpposeNo
To amend title 38, United States Code, to require courses of education provided by public institutions of higher education that are approved for purposes of the educational assistance programs… More
To amend title 38, United States Code, to require courses of education provided by public institutions of higher education that are approved for purposes of the educational assistance programs administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to charge veterans tuition and fees at the in-State tuition rate, to make other improvements in the laws relating to benefits administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Supporting Community Schools Act of 2013 H.R. 3873 (113th) HondaSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 in order to support the community schools model. (by CRS)
Advancing America's Networking and Information Technology Research and Development Act of 2014 H.R. 4186 (113th) BucshonOpposeNo
To provide for investment in innovation through scientific research and development, to improve the competitiveness of the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for investment in innovation through scientific research and development, to improve the competitiveness of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Perkins Modernization Act of 2014 H.R. 4425 (113th) KennedySupportNo
To amend the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 to improve the Act. (by CRS)
Strengthening Transparency in Higher Education Act H.R. 4983 (113th) FoxxSupportNo
To simplify and streamline the information regarding institutions of higher education made publicly available by the Secretary of Education, and for other purposes. (by More
To simplify and streamline the information regarding institutions of higher education made publicly available by the Secretary of Education, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Empowering Students Through Enhanced Financial Counseling Act H.R. 4984 (113th) GuthrieSupportNo
To amend the loan counseling requirements under the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Student Success Act H.R. 5 (113th) KlineSupportNo
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes.… More
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
STEM Education Act of 2014 H.R. 5031 (113th) SmithSupportNo
To define STEM education to include computer science, and to support existing STEM education programs at the National Science Foundation. (by More
To define STEM education to include computer science, and to support existing STEM education programs at the National Science Foundation. (by CRS) Hide
Research and Development Efficiency Act H.R. 5056 (113th) BucshonSupportNo
To improve the efficiency of Federal research and development, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Helium Stewardship Act of 2013 H.R. 527 (113th) HastingsSupportYes
To amend the Helium Act to complete the privatization of the Federal helium reserve in a competitive market fashion that ensures stability in the helium markets while protecting the interests of… More
To amend the Helium Act to complete the privatization of the Federal helium reserve in a competitive market fashion that ensures stability in the helium markets while protecting the interests of American taxpayers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Adult Education and Family Literacy Act H.R. 803 (113th) FoxxOpposeYes
An act to amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to strengthen the United States workforce development system through innovation in, and alignment and improvement of, employment, training, and… More
An act to amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to strengthen the United States workforce development system through innovation in, and alignment and improvement of, employment, training, and education programs in the United States, and to promote individual and national economic growth, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Teaching Geography is Fundamental Act H.R. 822 (113th) Van HollenSupportNo
To improve and expand geographic literacy among kindergarten through grade 12 students in the United States by improving professional development programs for kindergarten through grade 12 teachers… More
To improve and expand geographic literacy among kindergarten through grade 12 students in the United States by improving professional development programs for kindergarten through grade 12 teachers offered through institutions of higher education. (by CRS) Hide
Establishing the Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2015 and Setting Forth Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2016 Through 2024. H.Con.Res. 96 (113th) RyanOpposeNo
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2015 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2016 through 2024. (by More
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2015 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2016 through 2024. (by CRS) Hide
Immigration Reform That Works for America's Future Act S. 1 (113th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to reform America's broken immigration system. (by CRS)
Streamlining Energy Efficiency for Schools Act of 2013 S. 1084 (113th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to establish the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy as the lead Federal agency for coordinating Federal, State, and local… More
A bill to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to establish the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy as the lead Federal agency for coordinating Federal, State, and local assistance provided to promote the energy retrofitting of schools. (by CRS) Hide
Mckinney-Vento Homeless Education Reauthorization Act of 2013 S. 1094 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Keep Student Loans Affordable Act of 2013 S. 1238 (113th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the current reduced interest rate for undergraduate Federal Direct Stafford Loans for 1 year, to modify required distribution rules for… More
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the current reduced interest rate for undergraduate Federal Direct Stafford Loans for 1 year, to modify required distribution rules for pension plans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Student Loan Certainty Act of 2013 S. 1334 (113th) ManchinSupportNo
A bill to establish student loan interest rates, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
New Skills for New Jobs Act S. 1795 (113th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to establish a Federal tax credit approximation matching program for State new jobs training tax credits, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to establish a Federal tax credit approximation matching program for State new jobs training tax credits, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Proprietary Education Oversight Coordination Improvement Act S. 2204 (113th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to establish the Proprietary Education Oversight Coordination Committee. (by CRS)
Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act S. 2432 (113th) WarrenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for the refinancing of certain Federal student loans, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide for the refinancing of certain Federal student loans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Supporting Afterschool STEM Act S. 2543 (113th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to support afterschool and out-of-school-time science, technology, engineering, and mathematics programs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to support afterschool and out-of-school-time science, technology, engineering, and mathematics programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Teaching Geography Is Fundamental Act S. 370 (113th) CochranSupportNo
A bill to improve and expand geographic literacy among kindergarten through grade 12 students in the United States by improving professional development programs for kindergarten through grade 12… More
A bill to improve and expand geographic literacy among kindergarten through grade 12 students in the United States by improving professional development programs for kindergarten through grade 12 teachers offered through institutions of higher education. (by CRS) Hide
Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2013 S. 744 (113th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
School Principal Recruitment and Training Act S. 840 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to recruit, support, and prepare principals to improve student academic achievement at eligible schools. (by CRS)
Student Loan Affordability Act S. 953 (113th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for undergraduate Federal Direct Stafford Loans, to modify required distribution rules for pension plans, to limit… More
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for undergraduate Federal Direct Stafford Loans, to modify required distribution rules for pension plans, to limit earnings stripping by expatriated entities, to provide for modifications related to the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
An Original Concurrent Resolution Setting Forth the Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2014, Revising the Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Year 2013, and Setting Forth the Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2015 Through 2023. S.Con.Res. 8 (113th) MurraySupportNo
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2014, revising the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal year 2013, and… More
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2014, revising the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal year 2013, and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2015 through 2023. (by CRS) Hide
DREAM Act of 2011 H.R. 1842 (112th) BermanSupportNo
To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other… More
To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Private Student Loan Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2011 H.R. 2028 (112th) CohenSupportNo
To amend title 11 of the United States Code to modify the dischargeability of debts for certain educational payments and loans. (by More
To amend title 11 of the United States Code to modify the dischargeability of debts for certain educational payments and loans. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Academic Freedom in Higher Education Act H.R. 2117 (112th) FoxxSupportNo
To prohibit the Department of Education from overreaching into academic affairs and program eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965. (by More
To prohibit the Department of Education from overreaching into academic affairs and program eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965. (by CRS) Hide
Yerington Land Conveyance and Sustainable Development Act H.R. 2578 (112th) DenhamOpposeNo
To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act related to a segment of the Lower Merced River in California, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act related to a segment of the Lower Merced River in California, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2011 H.R. 2584 (112th) SimpsonOpposeNo
Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2011 H.R. 2954 (112th) LeeSupportNo
To improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Encouraging Innovation and Effective Teachers Act H.R. 3990 (112th) KlineOpposeNo
To encourage effective teachers in the classrooms of the United States and innovative education programs in our Nation's schools. (by More
To encourage effective teachers in the classrooms of the United States and innovative education programs in our Nation's schools. (by CRS) Hide
Restorative Justice in Schools Act of 2011 H.R. 415 (112th) CohenSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow a local educational agency that receives a subgrant under section 2121 of such Act to use the funds to provide professional… More
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow a local educational agency that receives a subgrant under section 2121 of such Act to use the funds to provide professional development activities that train school personnel about restorative justice and conflict resolution. (by CRS) Hide
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 H.R. 4970 (112th) AdamsOpposeNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2012 H.R. 6083 (112th) LucasSupportNo
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
STEM Jobs Act of 2012 H.R. 6429 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote innovation, investment, and research in the United States, to eliminate the diversity immigrant program, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote innovation, investment, and research in the United States, to eliminate the diversity immigrant program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fairness for Struggling Students Act of 2011 S. 1102 (112th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend title 11, United States Code, with respect to certain exceptions to discharge in bankruptcy. (by CRS)
21st Century Readiness Act S. 1175 (112th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to provide, develop, and support 21st century readiness initiatives that assist students in acquiring the skills necessary to think critically and solve problems, be an effective communicator,… More
A bill to provide, develop, and support 21st century readiness initiatives that assist students in acquiring the skills necessary to think critically and solve problems, be an effective communicator, collaborate with others, and learn to create and innovate. (by CRS) Hide
Achievement Through Technology and Innovation Act of 2011 S. 1178 (112th) BingamanSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Enhancing Education Through Technology Act of 2001. (by CRS)
American Manufacturing Efficiency and Retraining Investment Collaboration Achievement Works Act S. 1243 (112th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to require that certain Federal job training and career education programs give priority to programs that provide an industry-recognized and nationally portable credential. (by More
A bill to require that certain Federal job training and career education programs give priority to programs that provide an industry-recognized and nationally portable credential. (by CRS) Hide
Teachers and First Responders Back to Work Act of 2011 S. 1723 (112th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to provide for teacher and first responder stabilization. (by CRS)
Transportation Research and Innovative Technology Act of 2012 S. 1813 (112th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Protecting Financial Aid for Students and Taxpayers Act S. 2296 (112th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to amend the Higher Education Opportunity Act to restrict institutions of higher education from using revenues derived from Federal educational assistance funds for advertising, marketing, or… More
A bill to amend the Higher Education Opportunity Act to restrict institutions of higher education from using revenues derived from Federal educational assistance funds for advertising, marketing, or recruiting purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2012 S. 2474 (112th) AkakaSupportNo
A bill to improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
STAR Act of 2012 S. 3185 (112th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide certain immigration benefits for aliens with advanced degrees in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics and for other… More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide certain immigration benefits for aliens with advanced degrees in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012 S. 3240 (112th) StabenowSupportNo
An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Advancing College Choice and Ethics to Protect Taxpayers Act of 2012 S. 3550 (112th) BlumenthalSupportNo
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to protect students from deceptive practices and high-pressure sales by institutions of higher education, to provide a waiting period for students to… More
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to protect students from deceptive practices and high-pressure sales by institutions of higher education, to provide a waiting period for students to make enrollment decisions, to guard against misrepresentation, to standardize and elevate institutional disclosures, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Educator Preparation Reform Act S. 3582 (112th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to improve quality and accountability for educator preparation programs. (by CRS)
Achievement Through Prevention Act S. 541 (112th) BennetSupportNo
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… 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
Academic Partnerships Lead Us to Success Act S. 827 (112th) DeMintSupportNo
A bill to allow a State to combine certain funds and enter into a performance agreement with the Secretary of Education to improve the academic achievement of students. (by More
A bill to allow a State to combine certain funds and enter into a performance agreement with the Secretary of Education to improve the academic achievement of students. (by CRS) Hide
Success in the Middle Act of 2011 S. 833 (112th) WhitehouseSupportNo
A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades… More
A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades prepared for success in secondary school and postsecondary endeavors, to improve State and district policies and programs relating to the academic achievement of students in the middle grades, to develop and implement effective middle grades models for struggling students, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Time for Innovation Matters in Education Act of 2011 S. 851 (112th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to establish expanded learning time initiatives, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
DREAM Act of 2011 S. 952 (112th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for… More
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 H.R. 1 (111th) ObeySupportYes
Making supplemental appropriations for job preservation and creation, infrastructure investment, energy efficiency and science, assistance to the unemployed, and State and local fiscal stabilization,… More
Making supplemental appropriations for job preservation and creation, infrastructure investment, energy efficiency and science, assistance to the unemployed, and State and local fiscal stabilization, for fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Dream Act H.R. 1751 (111th) BermanSupportNo
To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of… More
To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2009 H.R. 3221 (111th) MillerSupportNo
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2010 H.R. 4213 (111th) RangelSupportYes
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Private Student Loan Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2010 H.R. 5043 (111th) CohenSupportNo
To amend title 11 of the United States Code to modify the dischargeability of debts for certain educational payments and loans. (by More
To amend title 11 of the United States Code to modify the dischargeability of debts for certain educational payments and loans. (by CRS) Hide
Removal Clarification Act of 2010 H.R. 5281 (111th) JohnsonSupportNo
To amend title 28, United States Code, to clarify and improve certain provisions relating to the removal of litigation against Federal officers or agencies to Federal courts, and for other purposes.… More
To amend title 28, United States Code, to clarify and improve certain provisions relating to the removal of litigation against Federal officers or agencies to Federal courts, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 H.R. 6497 (111th) BermanSupportNo
To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other… More
To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 S. 1 (111th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to create jobs, restore economic growth, and strengthen America's middle class through measures that modernize the nation's infrastructure, enhance America's energy… More
A bill to create jobs, restore economic growth, and strengthen America's middle class through measures that modernize the nation's infrastructure, enhance America's energy independence, expand educational opportunities, preserve and improve affordable health care, provide tax relief, and protect those in greatest need, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Serve America Act S. 277 (111th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to expand and improve opportunities for service, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to expand and improve opportunities for service, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 S. 3992 (111th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for… More
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2009 S. 729 (111th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation… More
A bill to amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Higher Education Affordability and Equity Act of 2007 H.R. 1407 (110th) EnglishSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand incentives for education. (by CRS)
Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act of 2007 H.R. 1429 (110th) KildeeSupportYes
To reauthorize the Head Start Act, to improve program quality, to expand access, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Foundation Act of 2007 H.R. 1469 (110th) LantosSupportNo
To establish the Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Foundation under the authorities of the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961. (by More
To establish the Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Foundation under the authorities of the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961. (by CRS) Hide
College Aid Made EZ Act H.R. 1608 (110th) MillerSupportNo
To expand college opportunities by significantly simplifying the Federal student aid application process. (by CRS)
Need-Based Educational Aid Act of 2008 H.R. 1777 (110th) DelahuntSupportYes
To amend the Improving America's Schools Act of 1994 to make permanent the favorable treatment of need-based educational aid under the antitrust laws. (by More
To amend the Improving America's Schools Act of 1994 to make permanent the favorable treatment of need-based educational aid under the antitrust laws. (by CRS) Hide
National Science Foundation Authorization Act of 2007 H.R. 1867 (110th) BairdSupportNo
To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2008, 2009, and 2010 for the National Science Foundation, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2008, 2009, and 2010 for the National Science Foundation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Securing Knowledge, Innovation, and Leadership Act of 2007 H.R. 1930 (110th) ShadeggSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase competitiveness in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Minority Entrepreneurship Development Act of 2007 H.R. 1985 (110th) CummingsSupportNo
To foster the development of minority-owned small businesses. (by CRS)
Foreign Language Education Partnership Program Act H.R. 2111 (110th) HoltSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a partnership program in foreign languages. (by CRS)
America COMPETES Act H.R. 2272 (110th) GordonSupportYes
This bill authorizes several funds for education in science and mathematics, including appropriations for the National Science Foundation and the National Institute of Standards and Technology.… More
This bill authorizes several funds for education in science and mathematics, including appropriations for the National Science Foundation and the National Institute of Standards and Technology. (by CRS) Hide
Nurse Faculty Higher Education Act H.R. 2384 (110th) McCarthySupportNo
To create a pilot program to increase the number of graduate educated nurse faculty to meet the future need for qualified nurses, and for other purposes. (by More
To create a pilot program to increase the number of graduate educated nurse faculty to meet the future need for qualified nurses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
CREATE-21 Act of 2007 H.R. 2398 (110th) BarrowSupportNo
To reauthorize and provide additional funding for essential agricultural research, extension, education, and related programs, to establish the National Institutes for Food and Agriculture as an… More
To reauthorize and provide additional funding for essential agricultural research, extension, education, and related programs, to establish the National Institutes for Food and Agriculture as an independent agency reporting to and coordinating with the Secretary of Agriculture, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Achievement Through Technology and Innovation Act of 2007 H.R. 2449 (110th) Roybal-AllardSupportNo
To reauthorize part D of title II of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. (by CRS)
Universal Higher Education and Lifetime Learning Act of 2007 H.R. 2458 (110th) EmanuelSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate the current education tax incentives into one credit against income tax for higher education expenses, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate the current education tax incentives into one credit against income tax for higher education expenses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Teacher and Nurse Support Act of 2007 H.R. 2621 (110th) McCarthySupportNo
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to expand the loan forgiveness program for teachers, to provide a loan forgiveness program for nurses, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to expand the loan forgiveness program for teachers, to provide a loan forgiveness program for nurses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
10,000 Teachers, 10 Million Minds Science and Math Scholarship Act H.R. 362 (110th) GordonSupportNo
To authorize science scholarships for educating mathematics and science teachers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 H.R. 493 (110th) SlaughterSupportYes
This bill would forbid insurance companies and employers to discriminate based on personal or family genetic information. (by More
This bill would forbid insurance companies and employers to discriminate based on personal or family genetic information. (by CRS) Hide
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 6124 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Securing Knowledge, Innovation, and Leadership Act of 2007 S. 1083 (110th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase competitiveness in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase competitiveness in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Max Cleland Minority Serving Institution Digital and Wireless Technology Opportunity Act S. 1650 (110th) KerrySupportNo
A bill to establish a digital and wireless network technology program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 S. 1710 (110th) HarkinSupportNo
An original bill making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other… More
An original bill making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Higher Education Access Act of 2007 S. 1762 (110th) KennedySupportNo
An original bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 602 of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2008 (S. Con. Res. 21). (by More
An original bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 602 of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2008 (S. Con. Res. 21). (by CRS) Hide
Alternative Minimum Tax and Extenders Tax Relief Act of 2008 S. 2886 (110th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to amend certain expiring provisions. (by CRS)
Nontraditional Student Success Act S. 301 (110th) ClintonSupportNo
A bill to provide higher education assistance for nontraditional students, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Reauthorization Act of 2007 S. 380 (110th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Head Start for School Readiness Act S. 556 (110th) KennedySupportNo
This bill amends the Head Start Act to revise and reauthorize Head Start programs and authorizes the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide financial assistance to Head Start agencies for… More
This bill amends the Head Start Act to revise and reauthorize Head Start programs and authorizes the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide financial assistance to Head Start agencies for five-year periods. (by CRS) Hide
America COMPETES Act S. 761 (110th) ReidSupportNo
America COMPETES Act or America Creating Opportunities to Meaningfully Promote Excellence in Technology, Education, and Science Act aims to encourage innovation and provide educational opportunities… More
America COMPETES Act or America Creating Opportunities to Meaningfully Promote Excellence in Technology, Education, and Science Act aims to encourage innovation and provide educational opportunities in areas of technology, education and science. (by CRS) Hide