US State Code:United States CodeTITLE 20 - EDUCATION


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The President, the Vice President, the Chief Justice, and the heads of executive departments are constituted an establishment by the name of the Smithsonian Institution for...


(a) The business of the Institution shall be conducted at the city of Washington by a Board of Regents, named the Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, to be composed of the...


The regents to be selected shall be appointed as follows: The Members of the Senate by the President thereof; the Members of the House by the Speaker thereof; and the nine...


The Board of Regents shall meet in the city of Washington and elect one of their number as chancellor, who shall be the presiding officer of the Board of Regents, and called...


The members of the institution may hold stated and special meetings, for the supervision of the affairs of the institution and the advice and instruction of the Board of Regents,...


The Secretary of the Board of Regents shall take charge of the building and property of the institution, and shall, under their direction, make a fair and accurate record of...


The Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, subject to adequate security and other investigations as he may determine to be appropriate, and subject further to a prior...


The chancellor of the Smithsonian Institution may, by an instrument in writing filed in the office of the Secretary thereof, designate and appoint a suitable person to act...


The Secretary and his assistants shall, respectively, receive for their services such sum as may be allowed by the Board of Regents; and shall be removable by the Board of...


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Whenever suitable arrangements can be made from time to time for their reception, all objects of art and of foreign and curious research, and all objects of natural history,...


The Smithsonian Institution is authorized to include in its estimates of appropriations such sums as may be needful for the preservation and maintenance of the John Gellatly...


The Regents shall make, from the interest of the fund, an appropriation, not exceeding an average of $25,000 annually, for the gradual formation of a library composed of...


The site and lands selected for buildings for the Smithsonian Institution shall be deemed appropriated to the institution, and the record of the description of such site and lands,...


All laws for the protection of public property in the city of Washington shall apply to, and be in force for, the protection of the lands, buildings, and other property of...


Appropriations are authorized for the maintenance of the Astrophysical Observatory and the making of solar observations at high altitudes; for repairs and alterations of...


So much of the property of James Smithson as has been received in money, and paid into the Treasury of the United States, being the sum of $541,379.63, shall be lent to the...


The Secretary of the Treasury is authorized and directed to receive into the Treasury, on the same terms as the original bequest of James Smithson, such sums as the Regents may,...


The Regents are authorized to make such disposal of any other moneys which have accrued, or shall hereafter accrue, as interest upon the Smithsonian fund, not herein appropriated,...


Whenever money is required for the payment of the debts or performance of the contracts of the institution, incurred or entered into in conformity with the provisions of sections...


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All collections of rocks, minerals, soils, fossils, and objects of natural history, archaeology, and ethnology, made by the National Ocean Survey, the United States Geological...


The Secretary of the Army is authorized to furnish to the National Museum, for exhibition, upon request therefor by the administrative head thereof, such articles of arms, materiel, ...


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(a) Duties; programs and studies; annual report to Congress The Director of the National Museum under the direction of the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution shall - ...


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Congress may alter, amend, add to, or repeal any of the provisions of sections 41 to 46, 48, 50, 51 to 53, and 54 to 57, of this title; but no contract or individual right made...


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The Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution is hereby authorized to cooperate with any State, educational institution, or scientific organization in the United States to...


There is authorized to be appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $20,000, which shall be available until expended for the...


The area bounded by Seventh Street, Constitution Avenue, Fourth Street, and North Mall Drive, Northwest, in the District of Columbia, is appropriated to the Smithsonian Institution...


The Trustees of the National Gallery of Art are authorized to construct within the area reserved as a site for future additions by the third sentence of section 71 of this title...


Any building constructed under authority of section 71a of this title shall, upon completion, be a part of the National Gallery of Art. ...


(a) Establishment There is established in the Smithsonian Institution a bureau, which shall be directed by a board to be known as the Trustees of the National Gallery of...


Upon completion of the National Gallery of Art, the board shall accept for the Smithsonian Institution as a gift from the donor a collection of works of art which shall be housed...


(a) Pledge of funds for upkeep; authorization of appropriations The faith of the United States is pledged that, on completion of the National Gallery of Art by the donor in...


The Secretary of the Treasury is authorized and directed to receive into the Treasury from time to time as a permanent loan by the Board of Trustees of the National Gallery of Art...


(a) Official seal; bylaws, rules, and regulations; quorum The board is authorized to adopt an official seal which shall be judicially noticed and to make such bylaws, rules,...


For the purposes of this subchapter - (a) The term ''Board'' means the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution. (b) The term ''Commission'' means the National...


(a) There is established in the Smithsonian Institution a bureau which shall be known as the National Portrait Gallery. The functions of such bureau shall be those authorized by...


There is created the National Portrait Gallery Commission. The number, manner of appointment and tenure of the members of the Commission shall be such as the Board may from time...


(a) The Board is authorized to accept for the Smithsonian Institution gifts of any property for the benefit of the Gallery. (b) Legal title to all property (except property of...


For the purpose of carrying out any function authorized by section 75b of this title, the Board may - (1) purchase, accept, borrow, or otherwise acquire portraiture, ...


(a) The Board may appoint and fix the compensation and duties of a director of the Gallery, and his appointment and salary shall not be subject to the civil-service laws or chapter...


There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary to carry out the purposes of this subchapter. ...


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(a) Solicitation of construction funds The Regents are authorized to solicit and receive subscriptions of funds from private sources for the purposes specified in this ...


(a) Solicitations of private donations It shall be the policy of the Regents to maintain a worthy standard for the acceptance of art objects for exhibition in the Gallery, and...


The Administrator of General Services and other agencies of the Government are authorized to donate to the Gallery any works of art now or hereafter under their control. ...


Such objects of art as the Government or the Smithsonian Institution now possess, or such as may hereafter be acquired, may be housed or exhibited in the Gallery, with the approval...


The Regents may appoint and fix the compensation and duties of a Director of the Gallery and may employ such other officers and employees as may be necessary for the...


There are authorized to be appropriated annually such sums as may be necessary to maintain and administer the Gallery, including the salaries of the Director and of other...


(a) Establishment (1) In general There is established in the Smithsonian Institution a bureau, which shall be directed by a board to be known as the Trustees of ...


(a) In general The Board shall construct for the Smithsonian Institution, with funds raised by voluntary contributions, a building to be designated as the John F. Kennedy...


(a) Programs, activities, and goals (1) In general The Board shall - (A) present classical and contemporary music, opera, drama, dance, and other performing...


(a) Solicitation and acceptance of gifts The Board is authorized to solicit and accept for the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, as a bureau of the ...


(a) Adoption of seal; Board function notwithstanding vacancies; quorum The Board is authorized to adopt an official seal which shall be judicially noticed and to make...


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(a) Revenue bonds To finance necessary parking facilities for the Center, the Board may issue revenue bonds to the Secretary of the Treasury payable from revenues accruing to...


The Secretary of the Treasury is authorized to accept on behalf of the United States any gift to the United States which the Secretary finds has been contributed in honor of or...


The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, designated by this subchapter, shall be the sole national memorial to the late John Fitzgerald Kennedy within the city...


(a) Maintenance, repair, and security There are authorized to be appropriated to the Board to carry out section 76j(a)(1)(H) of this title - (1) $13,000,000 for fiscal...


As used in this subchapter, the terms ''building and site of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts'' and ''grounds of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing...


(a) Appropriation and availability The area bounded by Seventh Street, Independence Avenue, Ninth Street, and Jefferson Drive, in the District of Columbia, is hereby ...


(a) Designation; administration by Board of Regents; cooperation of Board with Secretary of the Interior The museum and sculpture garden provided for by this subchapter ...


(a) Establishment; powers and duties There is established in the Smithsonian Institution a Board of Trustees to be known as the Trustees of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Museum...


The Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution may appoint and fix the compensation and duties of a director and, subject to his supervision, an administrator and two curators...


There is authorized to be appropriated not to exceed $15,000,000 for the planning and construction of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, and such additional sums...


(a) Establishment; board; administration; reimbursement of expenses There is hereby established under the Smithsonian Institution a bureau to be known as a National Air and...


The national air and space museum shall memorialize the national development of aviation and space flight; collect, preserve, and display aeronautical and space flight equipment...


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(a) Seal; regulations; vacancies The board is authorized to adopt an official seal which shall be judicially noticed and to make such bylaws, rules, and regulations as it...


The heads of executive departments and independent agencies of the Government are authorized to transfer or loan to said national air and space museum without charge...


The Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution is authorized to cooperate with any State, educational institution, or scientific organization in the United States for...


There is authorized to be appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $65,000, which shall be available until expended for the...


The President is authorized and directed to set aside within the Canal Zone an area in Gatun Lake known as Barro Colorado Island in which the natural features shall, except in...


The purpose of setting aside such an area is to preserve and conserve its natural features, including existing flora and fauna, in as nearly a natural condition as possible,...


The Smithsonian Institution shall (a) determine the policy, prescribe conditions under which studies may be pursued within the area, and promulgate regulations for carrying out...


The Smithsonian Institution may select and designate a resident manager to assist in carrying out the policy, conditions, and regulations approved by it in compliance with...


All moneys received by donation, subscription, fees, or otherwise, except the moneys appropriated pursuant to section 79e of this title, for carrying out the purposes of...


There are authorized to be appropriated annually, from money in the Treasury of the United States not otherwise appropriated, such sums as are necessary for the administration of...


(a) Establishment; functions There is established in the Smithsonian Institution a National Armed Forces Museum Advisory Board (hereinafter referred to as the Board), which...


(a) Study center; historical collections The Smithsonian Institution shall commemorate and display the contributions made by the military forces of the Nation toward ...


(a) Authorization of Board of Regents; submission of recommendations to Congress The Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution is authorized and directed, with...


The heads of executive departments and independent agencies of the Government are authorized to transfer or loan to the Smithsonian Institution for its use without charge therefor ...


There are authorized to be appropriated to the Smithsonian Institution such sums as may be necessary for the purposes of this subchapter. ...


The Congress hereby finds and declares - (1) that a living institution expressing the ideals and concerns of Woodrow Wilson would be an appropriate memorial to ...


(a) Establishment There is hereby established in the Smithsonian Institution a Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and a Board of Trustees of the Center...


(a) Appointment of scholars; gifts, bequests, etc.; grants; location of Center; physical facilities; compensation of officers; plans and specifications for Center ...


(a) Establishment in Center There is hereby established in the Center a Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship in Social and Political Thought. (b) Selection of Humphrey Fellow;...


The Board is authorized to adopt an official seal which shall be judicially noticed and to make such bylaws, rules, and regulations as it deems necessary for the administration of...


There are hereby authorized to be appropriated to the Board such funds as may be necessary to carry out the purposes of this subchapter: Provided, That no more than $200,000 shall...


The accounts of the Board shall be audited in accordance with the principles and procedures applicable to, and as part of, the audit of the other Federal and trust funds of...


The Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution (hereinafter in this subchapter referred to as the ''Board'') is authorized to accept a deed or other instrument donating...


There is established in the Smithsonian Institution a bureau which shall be known as the ''Museum of African Art'' (hereinafter in this subchapter referred to as the ''Museum'')....


(a) Acquisition, retention, and disposition of property; research and education programs For the purpose of carrying out sections 80k and 80l of this title, the Board may - ...


(a) Establishment; duties There is established a Commission for the Museum of African Art (hereinafter the ''Commission'') which shall provide advice and assistance to the...


The Board may appoint and fix the compensation and duties of the Director and such other officers and employees of the Museum as may be necessary for the efficient...


(a) Federal funds for Museum The faith of the United States is pledged that upon the completion of the acquisition in section 80k of this title, the United States will...


The Congress finds that - (1) there is no national museum devoted exclusively to the history and art of cultures indigenous to the Americas; (2) although the...


(a) Establishment There is established, within the Smithsonian Institution, a living memorial to Native Americans and their traditions which shall be known as the...


The Board of Regents is authorized to enter into an agreement with the Heye Foundation, to provide for the transfer to the Smithsonian Institution of title to the Heye...


(a) In general The National Museum shall be under a Board of Trustees with the duties, powers, and authority specified in this section. (b) General duties and powers ...


(a) In general The Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution shall appoint - (1) a Director who, subject to the policies of the Board of Trustees, shall manage the...


(a) National Museum mall facility The Board of Regents shall plan, design, and construct a facility on the area bounded by Third Street, Maryland Avenue, Independence ...


(a) Repairs and alterations The Administrator of General Services shall make such repairs and alterations as may be necessary in the portion of the Old United States Custom...


(a) In general The Board of Regents shall - (1) assure that, on the date on which a qualified successor to the Heye Foundation at Audubon Terrace first takes possession of ...


(a) Priority to be given to Indian organizations with respect to certain agreements In entering into agreements with museums and other educational and cultural...


(a) Inventory and identification (1) The Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, in consultation and cooperation with traditional Indian religious leaders and ...


(a) Summary Not later than December 31, 1996, the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution shall provide a written summary that contains a summary of unassociated...


(a) Establishment; duties Not later than 120 days after November 28, 1989, the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution shall appoint a special committee to monitor and review...


(a) In general The Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution shall - (1) in conjunction with the inventory and identification under section 80q-9 of this title, inventory...


(a) In general The Secretary of the Interior may make grants to Indian tribes to assist such tribes in reaching and carrying out agreements with - (1) the Board of Regents...


(a) Grants The Secretary of the Interior may make grants to Indian organizations, including Indian tribes, museums, cultural centers, educational institutions, libraries,...


As used in this subchapter - (1) the term ''Board of Regents'' means the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution; (2) the term ''Board of Trustees'' means...


(a) Funding There is authorized to be appropriated to the Board of Regents to carry out this subchapter (other than as provided in sections 80q-5(b)(1)(B), 80q-6, 80q-8,...


The National Zoological Park is placed under the direction of the Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, who are authorized to transfer to it any living specimens, whether of...


The heads of executive departments of the Government are authorized and directed to cause to be rendered all necessary and practicable aid to the said Regents in the acquisition of ...


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All plans and specifications for the construction of buildings and bridges in the National Zoological Park shall be prepared under the supervision of the Smithsonian Institution. ...


(a) Authorization; use of proceeds for research and educational work The Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, in furtherance of the mission of the...


The facilities for study research and illustration in the Government departments and in the following and any other governmental collections now existing or hereafter to be ...


The professors, instructors, and students of the several land-grant, agricultural, and mechanical colleges of the United States shall be admitted to the marine biological station...


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For the purpose of enabling the American Printing House for the Blind more adequately to provide books and apparatus for the education of the blind, there is hereby authorized to be ...


The Secretary of Education is authorized to pay over semiannually, to the trustees of the American Printing House for the Blind, located in Louisville, Kentucky, and chartered...


Two copies of each of the publication printed by the American Printing House for the Blind shall be furnished free of charge to the National Library for the Blind located at 1729...


The trustees of said American Printing House for the Blind shall annually make to the Secretary of Education a report of the items of their expenditure of the appropriation...


The distribution of embossed books manufactured by the American Printing House for the Blind at Louisville, Kentucky, out of the income of the fund provided by sections 101, 102,...


On and after September 8, 1978, the American Printing House for the Blind is authorized to make purchases through the General Services Administration. ...


Funds appropriated in this Act or subsequent Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Acts to the American Printing...


(a) Authorization For the purposes of providing blind persons with remunerative employment, enlarging the economic opportunities of the blind, and stimulating the blind to...


(a) Functions of Secretary; surveys; designation of State licensing agencies; qualifications for license; evaluation of programs The Secretary of Education shall - ...


A State agency for the blind or other State agency desiring to be designated as the licensing agency shall, with the approval of the chief executive of the State, make application...


In addition to other requirements imposed in this title and in this chapter upon State licensing agencies, such agencies shall - (1) provide to each blind licensee access to...


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The Comptroller General is authorized to conduct regular and periodic audits of all nonappropriated fund activities which receive income from vending machines on Federal...


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(a) Personal services, rent, printing, etc. The Secretary is authorized to make such expenditures out of any money appropriated therefor (including expenditures for personal ...


(a) Hearing and arbitration Any blind licensee who is dissatisfied with any action arising from the operation or administration of the vending facility program may submit to...


(a) Notice and hearing Upon receipt of a complaint filed under section 107d-1 of this title, the Secretary shall convene an ad hoc arbitration panel as provided in subsection...


(a) Accrual to blind licensee and alternatively to State agency; ceiling on amount for individual licensee In accordance with the provisions of subsection (b) of this ...


The Commissioner shall insure, through promulgation of appropriate regulations, that uniform and effective training programs, including on-the-job training, are provided for blind ...


As used in this chapter - (1) ''blind person'' means a person whose central visual acuity does not exceed 20/200 in the better eye with correcting lenses or whose...


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There is authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for carrying out the provisions of this chapter. ...


The nature of alcoholic drinks and narcotics, and special instruction as to their effects upon the human system, in connection with the several divisions of the subject of...


It shall be the duty of the proper officers in control of any school described in section 111 of this title to enforce the provisions of this chapter; and any such officer,...


No certificate shall be granted to any person to teach in the public schools of the District of Columbia or Territories who has not passed a satisfactory examination in physiology...


The president and directors of Howard University shall report to the Secretary of Education the condition of the institution on the 1st of July of each year, embracing therein...


No part of the appropriations made by Congress for the Howard University shall be used, directly or indirectly, for the support of the theological department of said university,...


Annual appropriations are authorized to aid in the construction, development, improvement, endowment, and maintenance of the university, no part of which shall be used for religious ...


(a) Purpose; authorization; agreement For the purpose of assisting in the provision of teaching hospital resources for Howard University, thereby assisting the university in...


(a) Opportunity to transfer; guarantee of rights and benefits The agreement for transfer of Freedmen's Hospital referred to in section 124 of this title shall include provisions...


For the purpose specified in section 124 of this title, there are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for the construction of a building or buildings...


If, within twenty years after the completion of construction (as determined by the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare) of the new hospital facilities authorized by...


In order to facilitate operation of teaching hospital facilities at Howard University, there are authorized to be appropriated annually to the university such sums as the Congress...


It is declared to be the policy of the Congress that, to the extent consistent with good medical teaching practice, the Howard University Hospital facilities shall...


On and after September 8, 1978, Howard University is authorized to make purchases through the General Services Administration. ...


Funds appropriated in this Act or subsequent Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Acts to Howard University shall...


For purposes of this subchapter - (1) the term ''endowment fund'' means a fund, or a tax exempt foundation, established and maintained by Howard University for the...


(a) The Secretary is authorized to establish an endowment program, in accordance with the provisions of this subchapter, for the purpose of establishing or increasing...


(a) The University shall invest its endowment fund corpus and endowment fund income in those low-risk instruments and securities in which a regulated insurance company may...


(a) Defrayment of expenses; restrictions on use of income or corpus; limits on withdrawals or expenditures The University may withdraw and expend its endowment fund income ...


(a) After notice and an opportunity for a hearing, the Secretary is authorized to terminate and recover any grant awarded under this subchapter if the University - ...


There is authorized to be appropriated $2,000,000 for the purposes authorized under section 130aa-1 of this title. Funds appropriated under this section shall remain available...


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The Secretary of Agriculture is authorized and directed to establish and maintain a national arboretum for purposes of research and education concerning tree and plant life. For...


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In order to stimulate research and discovery the national arboretum established by the Secretary of Agriculture in accordance with the provisions of this chapter shall be...


The Secretary of Agriculture is authorized to create an advisory council in relation to the plan and development of the national arboretum to be established under this chapter,...


Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary of Agriculture is authorized to solicit, accept, receive, hold, utilize, and administer on behalf of the United...


(a) In general Notwithstanding the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 (40 U.S.C. 471 et seq.) and section 303b of title 40, the Secretary of Agriculture,...


The President is authorized, in his discretion and under such regulations as he may prescribe by Executive order, to permit citizens of the American republics to receive...


After June 26, 1946, no person shall have authority to permit citizens of the American Republics to receive instruction at the United States Military Academy under the provisions...


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There is authorized to be appropriated, out of any funds in the Treasury of the United States not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $110,000, which sum shall be expended by...


(a) Statement of purpose It is the purpose of this section to encourage the establishment of partnerships between State governments, universities, community colleges,...


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Section, Pub. L. 95-355, title I, Sec. 100, Sept. 8, 1978, 92 Stat. 531, which authorized National Technical Institute for the Deaf to make purchases through General...


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Section 691h, R.S. Sec. 441; Mar. 4, 1911, ch. 285, 36 Stat. 1422; 1940 Reorg. Plan No. IV, Sec. 11, eff. June 30, 1940, 5 F.R. 2421, 54 Stat. 1234; 1953 Reorg. Plan No. 1, eff....


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(a) Need for training and research related to community development The Congress finds that the rapid expansion of the Nation's urban areas and urban population has caused...


(a) Criteria The Secretary is authorized to provide fellowships for the graduate training of professional city planning, management, and housing specialists, and other persons...


(a) Purposes Subject to the provisions of this chapter and in accordance with regulations prescribed by him, the Secretary may make matching grants to States to assist in - ...


(a) Authorization; purposes; application The Secretary is authorized to make grants to or contracts with institutions of higher education, or combinations of such institutions,...


Not more than 10 per centum of the total amount appropriated for the purposes of this chapter may be used for making grants to any one State. ...


In order to carry out the purpose of this chapter, the Secretary is authorized to provide technical assistance to State and local governmental or public bodies and to undertake...


There is authorized to be appropriated for the purpose of making grants and providing fellowships under this chapter, without fiscal year limitation, not to exceed $30,000,000,...


(a) As used in this chapter the term ''State'' means any State of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, the...


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For the purposes of this chapter, the term - (1) ''teaching position'' means those duties and responsibilities which - (A) are performed on a school-year...


(a) Employment, compensation, etc., of teachers Not later than the ninetieth day following July 17, 1959, the Secretary of Defense shall prescribe and issue regulations to carry ...


(a) Employment and salary practices The Secretary of Defense shall conduct the employment and salary practices applicable to teachers and teaching positions in the Department...


(a) Entitlement; amount Subject to the regulations prescribed and issued by the Secretary of Defense under section 902 of this title, each teacher (other than an...


(a) Entitlement Under regulations which shall be prescribed by or under authority of the President, each teacher (other than a teacher employed in a substitute capacity) shall...


(a) Cost-of-living increase and additional compensation Under regulations which shall be prescribed by or under authority of the President, each teacher (other than a teacher...


In the case of any teacher who - (1) is performing services as a teacher at the close of a school year, (2) agrees in writing to serve as a teacher for the next school ...


(a) Establishment The Secretary of Defense shall establish and operate a program (hereinafter in this chapter referred to as the ''defense dependents' education system'')...


(a) Operation; Director The defense dependents' education system is operated through the field activity of the Department of Defense known as the Department of Defense...


(a) Enrollment of ineligible child in system school Subject to subsection (b) of this section and in accordance with regulations issued under subsection (c) of this section, the ...


(a) Contents The Director shall assess each year the performance of the defense dependents' education system in providing an education of high quality to children enrolled in...


The President shall include in his budget for each fiscal year a separate request for funds for construction of school facilities by the Director. ...


(a) Establishment and operation The Secretary of Defense shall establish and operate a school system for dependents in overseas areas as part of the defense dependents'...


(a) Establishment by regulation of minimum allotment formula; criteria The Director shall by regulation establish a formula for determining the minimum allotment of...


(a) Establishment; functions; membership (1) The Director shall provide for the establishment of an advisory committee for each school in the defense dependents' education...


(a) Establishment; membership; Director (1) There is established in the Department of Defense an Advisory Council on Dependents' Education (hereinafter in this section referred...


(a) Scope; conduct and report to Director by contractor (1) The Director may from time to time, but not more frequently than once a year, provide for a comprehensive study of...


The Secretary of Defense shall issue regulations to carry out this chapter. Such regulations shall - (1) prescribe the educational goals and objectives of the ...


For purposes of this chapter: (1) The term ''dependent'' means a minor individual - (A) who has not completed secondary schooling, and (B) who is the...


The Congress finds and declares the following: (1) The arts and the humanities belong to all the people of the United States. (2) The encouragement and support...


As used in this subchapter - (a) The term ''humanities'' includes, but is not limited to, the study and interpretation of the following: language, both modern and...


(a) Establishment; composition There is established a National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities (hereinafter referred to as the ''Foundation''), which shall be...


(a) Establishment There is established within the Foundation a National Endowment for the Arts. (b) Chairperson of the Endowment; term of office; vacancies (1) The...


(a) Purposes The purposes of this section are - (1) to increase accessibility to the arts through providing education to all Americans, including diverse cultures,...


(a) Inclusion within the National Endowment for the Arts There shall be, within the National Endowment for the Arts, a National Council on the Arts (hereinafter in this...


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(a) Establishment There is hereby established a National Medal of Arts, which shall be a medal of such design as is deemed appropriate by the President, on the basis...


(a) Establishment There is established within the Foundation the National Endowment for the Humanities. (b) Chairperson of the Endowment; appointment, term, reappointment; ...


There is hereby authorized a program to support artistic and cultural programs in the Nation's Capital to be established under the direction of the Commission of Fine Arts. Not...


(a) Establishment There is established in the National Endowment for the Humanities a National Council on the Humanities. (b) Composition; basis for selection of...


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(a) Establishment There is established within the Foundation a Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities. (b) Composition; presiding officer; changes in membership to meet ...


(a) General authority of Chairpersons In addition to any authorities vested in them by other provisions of this subchapter, the Chairperson of the National Endowment for the...


(a) Contracts, grants-in-aid, and loans to groups, individuals, public agencies, and private nonprofit organizations; availability of appropriations; guidelines ...


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(a) Authorization of Federal Council on the Arts and Humanities The Federal Council on the Arts and Humanities (hereinafter in this chapter referred to as the...


(a) Works of art; printed or published materials; other artifacts or objects; photographs, motion pictures, or tapes The Council may make an indemnity agreement under...


(a) Parties Any person, nonprofit agency, institution, or government desiring to make an indemnity agreement for eligible items under this chapter shall make application...


(a) Approval of estimated values Upon receipt of an application meeting the requirements of subsections (a) and (b) of section 973 of this title, the Council shall review...


(a) Regulations for prompt adjustment The Council shall prescribe regulations providing for prompt adjustment of valid claims for losses which are covered by an agreement...


There are hereby authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary (1) to enable the Council to carry out its functions under this chapter, and (2) to pay claims...


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(a) Institution of higher education For purposes of this chapter, other than subchapter IV, the term ''institution of higher education'' means an educational institution in...


(a) Definition of institution of higher education for purposes of student assistance programs (1) Inclusion of additional institutions Subject to paragraphs (2)...


In this chapter: (1) Combination of institutions of higher education The term ''combination of institutions of higher education'' means a group of institutions of...


(a) In general Institutions of higher education receiving Federal financial assistance may not use such financial assistance, directly or indirectly, to undertake any study...


(a) Protection of rights It is the sense of Congress that no student attending an institution of higher education on a full- or part-time basis should, on the basis...


(a) Waiver authority The Secretary is required to waive the eligibility criteria of any postsecondary education program administered by the Department where such criteria do...


(a) Establishment There is established in the Department a National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity (hereafter in this section referred to as...


The Secretary shall, in appointing individuals to any commission, committee, board, panel, or other body in connection with the administration of this chapter, include individuals...


Nothing in this chapter or any other Federal law shall be construed to prohibit any institution of higher education from requiring a student who is a foreign national (and...


(a) Disclosure report Whenever any institution is owned or controlled by a foreign source or receives a gift from or enters into a contract with a foreign source, the value...


All applications submitted under the provisions of this chapter which require peer review shall be read by a panel of readers composed of individuals selected by the Secretary,...


(a) Short title This section may be cited as the ''Collegiate Initiative To Reduce Binge Drinking and Illegal Alcohol Consumption''. (b) Sense of Congress It is the sense...


(a) Restriction on eligibility Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no institution of higher education shall be eligible to receive funds or any other form of...


(a) Authorization of appropriations (1) Pre-1987 parts C and D of subchapter VII There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for fiscal year...


(a) Public benefit Congress declares that, if a facility constructed with the aid of a grant under part A of subchapter VII of this chapter as such part A was in effect prior...


(a) Improved data collection (1) Development of uniform methodology The Secretary shall direct the Commissioner of Education Statistics to convene a series of forums...


(a) Establishment and purpose (1) Establishment There is established in the Department a Performance-Based Organization (hereafter referred to as the ''PBO'') which shall ...


(a) Procurement authority Subject to the authority of the Secretary, the Chief Operating Officer of a PBO may exercise the authority of the Secretary to procure property...


(a) In general In order to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the student aid delivery system, the Secretary and the Chief Operating Officer shall encourage...


(a) Purposes The purposes of this part are to - (1) improve student achievement; (2) improve the quality of the current and future teaching force by improving...


(a) In general From amounts made available under section 1030(1) of this title for a fiscal year, the Secretary is authorized to award grants under this section, on a...


(a) Grants From amounts made available under section 1030(2) of this title for a fiscal year, the Secretary is authorized to award grants under this section, on a...


(a) Program authorized From amounts made available under section 1030(3) of this title for a fiscal year, the Secretary is authorized to award grants, on a competitive basis,...


(a) Duration; one-time awards; payments (1) Duration (A) Eligible States and eligible applicants Grants awarded to eligible States and eligible applicants ...


(a) State grant accountability report An eligible State that receives a grant under section 1022 of this title shall submit an annual accountability report to the Secretary,...


(a) Development of definitions and reporting methods Within 9 months of October 7, 1998, the Commissioner of the National Center for Education Statistics, in consultation with ...


(a) State assessment In order to receive funds under this chapter, a State, not later than 2 years after October 7, 1998, shall have in place a procedure to identify, and...


(a) Methods In complying with sections 1027 and 1028 of this title, the Secretary shall ensure that States and institutions of higher education use fair and equitable methods...


There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this part $300,000,000 for fiscal year 1999 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 4 succeeding fiscal years, of...


(a) Purpose It is the purpose of this part to assist consortia of public and private entities - (1) to carry out programs that prepare prospective teachers to ...


(a) Eligible applicants In order to receive a grant or enter into a contract or cooperative agreement under this part, an applicant shall be a consortium that includes...


(a) Required uses A consortium that receives a grant or enters into a contract or cooperative agreement under this part shall use funds made available under this part for - ...


There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this part such sums as may be necessary for each of fiscal years 2002 and 2003. ...


(a) Findings The Congress finds that - (1) there are a significant number of institutions of higher education serving high percentages of minority students and ...


(a) General authorization The Secretary shall carry out a program, in accordance with this part, to improve the academic quality, institutional management, and fiscal stability...


(a) Educational and general expenditures For the purpose of this part, the term ''educational and general expenditures'' means the total amount expended by an institution of ...


(a) Award period The Secretary may award a grant to an eligible institution under this part for 5 years. (b) Limitations In awarding grants under this part the...


Each eligible institution desiring to receive assistance under this part shall submit an application in accordance with the requirements of section 1068 of this title. ...


(a) Goals Any application for a grant under this part shall describe measurable goals for the institution's financial management and academic programs, and include a plan of...


(a) Program authorized The Secretary shall provide grants and related assistance to Indian Tribal Colleges and Universities to enable such institutions to improve and expand...


(a) Program authorized The Secretary shall provide grants and related assistance to Alaska Native-serving institutions and Native Hawaiian-serving institutions to enable...


The Congress finds that - (1) the historically Black colleges and universities have contributed significantly to the effort to attain equal opportunity...


For the purpose of this part: (1) The term ''graduate'' means an individual who has attended an institution for at least three semesters and fulfilled ...


(a) General authorization; uses of funds From amounts available under section 1069f(a)(2) (FOOTNOTE 1) of this title in any fiscal year the Secretary shall make grants ...


(a) Allotment; Pell Grant basis From the amounts appropriated to carry out this part for any fiscal year, the Secretary shall allot to each part B institution a sum which...


(a) Contents No part B institution shall be entitled to its allotment of Federal funds for any grant under section 1063 of this title for any period unless that institution...


(a) General authorization (1) Subject to the availability of funds appropriated to carry out this section, the Secretary shall award program grants to each of the...


(a) Recordkeeping Each recipient of a grant under this part shall keep such records as the Secretary shall prescribe, including records which fully disclose - (1)...


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(a) Purpose; definitions (1) The purpose of this section is to establish a program to provide matching grants to eligible institutions in order to establish or increase...


The Congress finds that - (1) a significant part of the Federal mission in education has been to attain equal opportunity in higher education for low-income,...


For the purposes of this part: (1) The term ''eligible institution'' means a ''part B institution'' as that term is defined in section 1061(2) of this title. ...


(a) General rule Subject to the limitations in section 1066c of this title, the Secretary is authorized to enter into insurance agreements to provide financial insurance...


(a) Limit on amount At no time shall the aggregate principal amount of outstanding bonds insured under this part together with any accrued unpaid interest thereon...


In the performance of, and with respect to, the functions vested in the Secretary by this part, the Secretary - (1) shall, within 120 days of July 23, 1992, publish in the ...


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(a) Establishment and purpose There is established within the Department of Education, the Historically Black College and Universities Capital Financing Advisory...


In the performance of and with respect to the Secretary's effectuation of his responsibilities under section 1066d(1) of this title and to the maximum extent feasible in...


Congress makes the following findings: (1) It is incumbent on the Federal Government to support the technological and economic competitiveness of the United States ...


(a) Congressional declaration of purpose It is the purpose of this subpart to continue the authority of the Department to operate the Minority Institutions Science ...


(a) Establishment of criteria Grants under this subpart shall be awarded on the basis of criteria established by the Secretary by regulations. (b) Priorities to be given...


(a) Types of grants Funds appropriated to carry out this subpart may be made available as - (1) institutional grants (as defined in section 1067k(6) of this title); ...


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Eligibility to receive grants under this part is limited to - (1) public and private nonprofit institutions of higher education that - (A) award baccalaureate...


(a) Submission and contents of applications An eligible applicant (as determined under section 1067g of this title) that desires to receive a grant under this part shall submit ...


The Minority Science and Engineering Improvement Programs shall cooperate and consult with other programs within the Department and within Federal, State, and private agencies...


(a) Technical staff The Secretary shall appoint, without regard to the provisions of title 5 governing appointments in the competitive service, not less than 2 technical...


For the purpose of this part - (1) The term ''accredited'' means currently certified by a nationally recognized accrediting agency or making satisfactory progress...


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(a) Applications (1) Applications required Any institution which is eligible for assistance under this subchapter shall submit to the Secretary an application for ...


(a) Waiver requirements; need-based assistance students The Secretary may waive the requirements set forth in section 1058(b)(1)(A) of this title in the case of an institution - ...


(a) Review panel (1) All applications submitted under this subchapter by institutions of higher education shall be read by a panel of readers composed of individuals selected...


(a) General authority The Secretary may make grants to encourage cooperative arrangements - (1) with funds available to carry out part A of this subchapter,...


(a) Assistance eligibility Each institution which the Secretary determines to be an institution eligible under part A of this subchapter or an institution eligible under part B...


The funds appropriated under section 1069f (FOOTNOTE 1) of this title may not be used - (FOOTNOTE 1) See References in Text note below. (1) for a school or department...


Whoever, being an officer, director, agent, or employee of, or connected in any capacity with, any recipient of Federal financial assistance or grant pursuant to this...


The Secretary shall make continuation awards under this subchapter for the second and succeeding years of a grant only after determining that the recipient is making satisfactory ...


(a) Authorizations (1) Part A (A) There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out part A of this subchapter, $135,000,000 (other than section 1059c of this...


(a) Purpose It is the purpose of this part, to assist in making available the benefits of postsecondary education to eligible students (defined in accordance with section 1091...


(a) Program authority and method of distribution (1) For each fiscal year through fiscal year 2004, the Secretary shall pay to each eligible institution such sums as may be ...


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(a) Purpose of subpart It is the purpose of this subpart to provide, through institutions of higher education, supplemental grants to assist in making available the benefits...


(a) Amount of grant (1) Except as provided in paragraph (3), from the funds received by it for such purpose under this subpart, an institution which awards a supplemental grant...


(a) Institutional eligibility Assistance may be made available under this subpart only to an institution which - (1) has, in accordance with section 1094 of this title, an ...


(a) Allocation based on previous allocation (1) From the amount appropriated pursuant to section 1070b(b) of this title for each fiscal year, the Secretary shall first allocate ...


(a) Carryover authority Of the sums made available to an eligible institution under this subpart for a fiscal year, not more than 10 percent may, at the discretion of...


(a) Purpose of subpart It is the purpose of this subpart to make incentive grants available to States to assist States in - (1) providing grants to - (A)...


(a) Allotment based on number of eligible students in attendance (1) From the sums appropriated pursuant to section 1070c(b)(1) of this title and not reserved under...


(a) Submission and contents of applications A State which desires to obtain a payment under this subpart for any fiscal year shall submit annually an application therefor ...


(a) Disapproval of applications; suspension of eligibility (1) The Secretary shall not finally disapprove any application for a State program submitted under section 1070c-2 of...


(a) In general From amounts reserved under section 1070c(b)(2) of this title for each fiscal year, the Secretary shall - (1) make allotments among States in the same manner...


For the purpose of this subpart, the term ''community service'' means services, including direct service, planning, and applied research which are identified by an institution...


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(a) Program authority The Secretary shall maintain and expand existing secondary and postsecondary high school equivalency program and college assistance migrant program...


It is the purpose of this subpart to establish a Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship Program to promote student excellence and achievement and to recognize exceptionally able...


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(a) Program authority The Secretary is authorized, in accordance with the provisions of this subpart, to make grants to States to enable the States to award scholarships...


(a) Allocation formula From the sums appropriated pursuant to the authority of section 1070d-41 of this title for any fiscal year, the Secretary shall allocate to each State...


The Secretary shall enter into an agreement with each State desiring to participate in the scholarship program authorized by this subpart. Each such agreement shall...


(a) High school graduation or equivalent and admission to institution required Each student awarded a scholarship under this subpart shall be a graduate of a public or...


(a) Establishment of criteria The State educational agency is authorized to establish the criteria for the selection of scholars under this subpart. (b) Adoption of procedures ...


(a) Amount of award Each student awarded a scholarship under this subpart shall receive a stipend of $1,500 for the academic year of study for which the scholarship is...


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Except as provided in section 1087kk of this title, nothing in this subpart, or any other Act, shall be construed to permit the receipt of a scholarship under this subpart to...


There are authorized to be appropriated for this subpart $45,000,000 for fiscal year 1999 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 4 succeeding fiscal years. ...


(a) Purpose The purpose of this section is to support the participation of low-income parents in postsecondary education through the provision of campus-based child...


Congress makes the following findings: (1) The nature of postsecondary education delivery is changing, and new technology and other related innovations can provide ...


(a) Purpose It is the purpose of this subpart to enhance the delivery, quality, and accountability of postsecondary education and career-oriented lifelong learning...


(a) Requirement An eligible partnership desiring to receive a grant under this subpart shall submit an application to the Secretary, in such form and containing such...


Funds awarded to an eligible partnership under this subpart shall be used to - (1) develop and assess model distance learning programs or innovative educational software; ...


Federal funds shall provide not more than 50 percent of the cost of a project under this subpart. The non-Federal share of project costs may be in cash or in kind, fairly...


The Secretary shall use a peer review process to review applications under this subpart and to make recommendations for funding under this subpart to the Secretary. ...


There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this subpart $10,000,000 for fiscal year 1999 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 4 succeeding fiscal years. ...


(a) Purpose; discrimination prohibited (1) Purpose The purpose of this part is to enable the Secretary - (A) to encourage States and nonprofit private institutions ...


(a) Purpose of and authority for advances to reserve funds (1) Purpose; eligible recipients From sums appropriated pursuant to paragraphs (3) and (4)(A) of section...


(a) Establishment Each guaranty agency shall, not later than 60 days after October 7, 1998, deposit all funds, securities, and other liquid assets contained in the reserve...


(a) Establishment Each guaranty agency shall, not later than 60 days after October 7, 1998, establish a fund designated as the Operating Fund. (b) Investment of funds ...


(a) Federal insurance barred to lenders with access to State or private insurance Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary shall not...


(a) Limitations on amounts of loans covered by Federal insurance The total principal amount of new loans made and installments paid pursuant to lines of credit (as defined in...


(a) Annual and aggregate limits (1) Annual limits (A) The total of loans made to a student in any academic year or its equivalent (as determined by the Secretary) which...


Loans made by eligible lenders in accordance with this part shall be insurable by the Secretary whether made from funds fully owned by the lender or from funds held by the lender in...


(a) List of requirements Except as provided in section 1078-3 of this title, a loan by an eligible lender shall be insurable by the Secretary under the provisions of this...


(a) Rates to be consistent for borrower's entire debt With respect to any loan to cover the cost of instruction for any period of instruction beginning on or after January 1,...


(a) Federal interest subsidies (1) Types of loans that qualify Each student who has received a loan for study at an eligible institution - (A) which is insured...


(a) Voluntary agreements (1) Authority Subject to paragraph (2), the Secretary may enter into a voluntary, flexible agreement with a guaranty agency under this ...


(a) Authority to borrow (1) Authority and eligibility Parents of a dependent student shall be eligible to borrow funds under this section in amounts specified in...


(a) Agreements with eligible lenders (1) Agreement required for insurance coverage For the purpose of providing loans to eligible borrowers for consolidation of...


Notwithstanding any other provision of this part regarding permissible uses of funds from any source, funds received by a guaranty agency under any provision of this part may...


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(a) Other repayment incentives (1) Sale of loan (A) Each guaranty agency shall enter into an agreement with the Secretary which shall provide that upon securing...


(a) Multiple disbursement required (1) Two disbursements required The proceeds of any loan made, insured, or guaranteed under this part that is made for any period...


(a) In general It is the purpose of this section to authorize insured loans under this part for borrowers who do not qualify for Federal interest subsidy payments under...


(a) Designation of lenders, servicers, and guaranty agencies (1) Authority Whenever the Secretary determines that an eligible lender, servicer, or guaranty agency has...


(a) Statement of purpose It is the purpose of this section to encourage individuals to enter and continue in the teaching profession. (b) Program authorized The...


(a) Purpose It is the purpose of this section - (1) to bring more highly trained individuals into the early child care profession; and (2) to keep more...


(a) Loan-by-loan insurance (1) Authority to issue certificates on application If, upon application by an eligible lender, made upon such form, containing such...


(a) Notice to Secretary and payment of loss Upon default by the student borrower on any loan covered by Federal loan insurance pursuant to this part, and prior to the ...


(a) Agreements to exchange information For the purpose of promoting responsible repayment of loans covered by Federal loan insurance pursuant to this part or covered by a...


(a) Establishment There is hereby established a student loan insurance fund (hereinafter in this section called the ''fund'') which shall be available without fiscal...


(a) General powers In the performance of, and with respect to, the functions, powers, and duties, vested in him by this part, the Secretary may - (1) prescribe...


(a) Required disclosure before disbursement Each eligible lender, at or prior to the time such lender disburses a loan that is insured or guaranteed under this part (other than...


Notwithstanding any other provision of law, Federal credit unions shall, pursuant to regulations of the National Credit Union Administration, have power to make insured loans...


As used in this part: (a) Eligible institution (1) In general Except as provided in paragraph (2), the term ''eligible institution'' means an institution of...


(a) In general An eligible lender or guaranty agency that contracts with another entity to perform any of the lender's or agency's functions under this subchapter and part C...


(a) Repayment in full for death and disability If a student borrower who has received a loan described in subparagraph (A) or (B) of section 1078(a)(1) of this title dies or ...


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(a) Findings In order to assure (1) that the limitation on interest payments or other conditions (or both) on loans made or insured under this part, do not impede or threaten...


(a) Purpose The Congress hereby declares that it is the purpose of this section (1) to establish a private corporation which will be financed by private capital and which...


(a) Actions by Association's Board of Directors The Board of Directors of the Association shall take or cause to be taken all such action as the Board of Directors deems necessary ...


The Student Loan Marketing Association (and, if the Association is privatized under section 1087-3 of this title, any successor entity functioning as a secondary market for...


(a) In general There are hereby made available, in accordance with the provisions of this part, such sums as may be necessary to make loans to all eligible students (and...


(a) In general The Secretary shall provide, on the basis of the need and the eligibility of students at each participating institution, and parents of such students, for...


(a) General authority The Secretary shall enter into agreements pursuant to section 1087d(a) of this title with institutions of higher education to participate in the...


(a) Participation agreements An agreement with any institution of higher education for participation in the direct student loan program under this part shall - (1)...


(a) In general (1) Parallel terms, conditions, benefits, and amounts Unless otherwise specified in this part, loans made to borrowers under this part shall have the...


(a) Contracts for supplies and services (1) In general The Secretary shall, to the extent practicable, award contracts for origination, servicing, and collection...


(a) Notice in lieu of regulations for first year of program (1) Notice in lieu of regulations for first year of program The Secretary shall publish in the Federal...


(a) Administrative expenses (1) In general Each fiscal year there shall be available to the Secretary, from funds not otherwise appropriated, funds to be obligated for ...


The Secretary, in consultation with the Secretary of the Treasury, is authorized to sell loans made under this part on such terms as the Secretary determines are in the best...


(a) Statement of purpose It is the purpose of this section to encourage individuals to enter and continue in the teaching profession. (b) Program authorized (1) In general ...


(a) Program authority The Secretary shall carry out a program of stimulating and assisting in the establishment and maintenance of funds at institutions of higher education...


(a) Allocation based on previous allocation (1) From the amount appropriated pursuant to section 1087aa(b) of this title for each fiscal year, the Secretary shall first allocate ...


(a) Contents of agreements An agreement with any institution of higher education for the payment of Federal capital contributions under this part shall - (1) provide for...


(a) Disclosure required prior to disbursement Each institution of higher education, in order to carry out the provisions of section 1087cc(a)(8) (FOOTNOTE 1) of this title, ...


(a) Terms and conditions (1) Loans from any student loan fund established pursuant to an agreement under section 1087cc of this title to any student by any institution...


(a) Cancellation of percentage of debt based on years of qualifying service (1) The percent specified in paragraph (3) of this subsection of the total amount of any loan...


(a) In general After September 30, 2003, and not later than March 31, 2004, there shall be a capital distribution of the balance of the student loan fund established under...


(a) Authority of Secretary to collect referred, transferred, or assigned loans With respect to any loan - (1) which was made under this part, and (2) which...


In carrying out the provisions of this part, the Secretary is authorized - (1) to consent to modification, with respect to rate of interest, time of payment of...


(a) Low-income communities For the purpose of this part, the term ''low-income communities'' means communities in which there is a high concentration of children eligible to...


Except as otherwise provided therein, the amount of need of any student for financial assistance under this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of chapter 34 of title 42...


For the purpose of this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of chapter 34 of title 42, the term ''cost of attendance'' means - (1) tuition and fees normally assessed a...


For the purpose of this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of chapter 34 of title 42, except subpart 2 of part A of this subchapter, the term ''family contribution'' with...


(a) General rule for determination of expected family contribution The expected family contribution - (1) for a dependent student shall be determined in accordance ...


(a) Computation of expected family contribution For each dependent student, the expected family contribution is equal to the sum of - (1) the parents' contribution...


(a) Computation of expected family contribution For each independent student without dependents other than a spouse, the expected family contribution is determined by - ...


(a) Computation of expected family contribution For each independent student with dependents other than a spouse, the expected family contribution is equal to the amount determined ...


(a) Authority to prescribe regulations restricted (1) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary shall not have the authority to prescribe regulations to carry out ...


(a) Simplified application section (1) In general The Secretary shall develop and use an easily identifiable simplified application section as part of the common financial ...


(a) In general Nothing in this part shall be interpreted as limiting the authority of the financial aid administrator, on the basis of adequate documentation, to make...


Notwithstanding any other provision of law, student financial assistance received under this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of chapter 34 of title 42, or under Bureau of...


In determining family contributions for Native American students, computations performed pursuant to this part shall exclude - (1) any income and assets of $2,000 or less...


As used in this part: (a) Total income (1) Except as provided in paragraph (2), the term ''total income'' is equal to adjusted gross income plus untaxed income and ...


(a) Academic and award year (1) For the purpose of any program under this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of chapter 34 of title 42, the term ''award year'' shall be...


Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter, any regulations promulgated by the Secretary concerning the relationship between clock hours and semester, trimester, or ...


(a) Secretary required to comply with schedule To assure adequate notification and timely delivery of student aid funds under this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of ...


(a) Common financial aid form development and processing (1) Single form required The Secretary, in cooperation with representatives of agencies and organizations...


(a) In general In order to receive any grant, loan, or work assistance under this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of chapter 34 of title 42, a student must - (1)...


(a) In general (1) It is the purpose of this subsection to ensure that obligations to repay loans and grant overpayments are enforced without regard to any Federal or...


(a) Return of title IV funds (1) In general If a recipient of assistance under this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of chapter 34 of title 42 withdraws from an ...


(a) Information dissemination activities (1) Each eligible institution participating in any program under this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of chapter 34 of title ...


(a) Eligibility for plan Upon the request of the borrower, a lender described in subparagraph (A), (B), or (C) of section 1078-3(a)(1) of this title, or defined in subpart...


(a) Development of System The Secretary shall consult with a representative group of guaranty agencies, eligible lenders, and eligible institutions to develop a mutually...


(a) All like loans treated as one To the extent practicable, and with the cooperation of the borrower, eligible lenders shall treat all loans made to a borrower under the...


(a) Annual report on scholarship fraud (1) Requirement The Attorney General and the Secretary of Education, in conjunction with the Federal Trade Commission, shall jointly ...


(a) Purpose It is the purpose of this section - (1) to allow demonstration programs that are strictly monitored by the Department of Education to test the quality...


(a) Required for programs of assistance; contents In order to be an eligible institution for the purposes of any program authorized under this subchapter and part C of subchapter I ...


(a) Quality Assurance Program (1) In general The Secretary is authorized to select institutions for voluntary participation in a Quality Assurance Program that ...


The Secretary shall assign to each participant in title IV programs, including institutions, lenders, and guaranty agencies, a single Department of Education identification number...


In order to offer an arrangement of types of aid, including institutional and State aid which best fits the needs of each individual student, an institution may (1) transfer a...


(a) Garnishment requirements Notwithstanding any provision of State law, a guaranty agency, or the Secretary in the case of loans made, insured or guaranteed under this...


(a) Amount of payments From the sums appropriated for any fiscal year for the purpose of the program authorized under subpart 1 of part A of this subchapter, the Secretary...


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(a) In general Any person who knowingly and willfully embezzles, misapplies, steals, obtains by fraud, false statement, or forgery, or fails to refund any funds, assets,...


(a) Authority To assist the Secretary in the conduct of investigations of possible violations of the provisions of this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of chapter 34...


(a) Establishment and purpose (1) There is established in the Department an independent Advisory Committee on Student Financial Assistance (hereafter in this section referred...


(a) Meetings (1) In general The Secretary shall obtain public involvement in the development of proposed regulations for this subchapter and part C of subchapter I...


There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for fiscal year 1993 and for each succeeding fiscal year thereafter for administrative expenses necessary...


(a) Preparations for Year 2000 In order to ensure that the processing, delivery, and administration of grant, loan, and work assistance provided under this subchapter and part...


The Secretary, in consultation with the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, shall develop and implement a procedure to permit Department of Veterans Affairs physicians to provide the ...


Loans made, insured, or guaranteed pursuant to a program authorized by this subchapter shall not be subject to any disclosure requirements of any State law. ...


(a) State responsibilities As part of the integrity program authorized by this part, each State, through one State agency or several State agencies selected by the State, shall...


(a) Criteria required No accrediting agency or association may be determined by the Secretary to be a reliable authority as to the quality of education or training offered for...


(a) General requirement For purposes of qualifying institutions of higher education for participation in programs under this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of chapter 34...


(a) General authority In order to strengthen the administrative capability and financial responsibility provisions of this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of chapter 34...


(a) Review required The Secretary shall review each regulation issued under this subchapter and part C of subchapter I of chapter 34 of title 42 that is in effect at the time...


(a) Findings Congress makes the following findings: (1) Hispanic Americans are at high risk of not enrolling or graduating from institutions of higher education. ...


(a) Definitions For the purpose of this subchapter: (1) Educational and general expenditures The term ''educational and general expenditures'' means the total...


(a) Types of activities authorized Grants awarded under this subchapter shall be used by Hispanic-serving institutions of higher education to assist the institutions to...


(a) Award period (1) In general The Secretary may award a grant to a Hispanic-serving institution under this subchapter for 5 years. (2) Waitout period ...


No Hispanic-serving institution that is eligible for and receives funds under this subchapter may receive funds under part A or B of subchapter III of this chapter during the...


(a) Institutional eligibility Each Hispanic-serving institution desiring to receive assistance under this subchapter shall submit to the Secretary such enrollment data as may...


(a) Waiver requirements; need-based assistance students The Secretary may waive the requirements set forth in section 1101a(a)(2)(A)(i) of this title in the case of an institution - ...


(a) Review panel All applications submitted under this subchapter by Hispanic-serving institutions shall be read by a panel of readers composed of individuals who are selected...


(a) General authority The Secretary may make grants to encourage cooperative arrangements with funds available to carry out this subchapter, between Hispanic-serving...


(a) Assistance eligibility Each Hispanic-serving institution that the Secretary determines to be an institution eligible under this subchapter may be eligible for waivers...


The funds appropriated under section 1103g of this title may not be used - (1) for a school or department of divinity or any religious worship or sectarian activity; ...


Whoever, being an officer, director, agent, or employee of, or connected in any capacity with, any recipient of Federal financial assistance or grant pursuant to this...


(a) Authorizations There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this subchapter $62,500,000 for fiscal year 1999 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the...


(a) Findings Congress finds as follows: (1) The security, stability, and economic vitality of the United States in a complex global era depend upon American experts...


(a) National language and area centers and programs authorized (1) Centers and programs (A) In general The Secretary is authorized - (i) to make grants...


(a) Language resource centers authorized The Secretary is authorized to make grants to and enter into contracts with institutions of higher education, or combinations of ...


(a) Incentives for creation of new programs and strengthening of existing programs in undergraduate international studies and foreign language programs (1) Authority ...


(a) Authorized activities The Secretary may, directly or through grants or contracts, conduct research and studies that contribute to achieving the purposes of this part....


(a) Authority The Secretary is authorized to make grants to institutions of higher education, public or nonprofit private libraries, or consortia of such institutions...


(a) Competitive grants The Secretary shall award grants under section 1122 of this title competitively on the basis of criteria that separately, but not less rigorously,...


(a) Selection criteria The Secretary shall make excellence the criterion for selection of grants awarded under section 1122 of this title. (b) Equitable distribution To...


(a) Centers authorized The Secretary is authorized to make grants to and enter into contracts with any American overseas research center that is a consortium of institutions...


There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this part $80,000,000 for fiscal year 1999, and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 4 succeeding fiscal years. ...


(a) Findings The Congress finds that - (1) the future economic welfare of the United States will depend substantially on increasing international skills in the ...


(a) Program authorized (1) In general The Secretary is authorized to make grants to institutions of higher education, or combinations of such institutions, to pay ...


(a) Program authorized The Secretary shall make grants to, and enter into contracts with, institutions of higher education to pay the Federal share of the cost of...


(a) Centers for international business education There are authorized to be appropriated $11,000,000 for the fiscal year 1999 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the ...


(a) Establishment The Secretary is authorized to award a grant, on a competitive basis, to an eligible recipient to enable such recipient to establish an Institute...


(a) In general The Institute shall award grants, from amounts available to the Institute for each fiscal year, to historically Black colleges and universities,...


(a) Program authority The Institute shall conduct, by grant or contract, a junior year abroad program. The junior year abroad program shall be open to eligible students...


The Institute shall provide, in cooperation with the other members participating in the eligible recipient consortium, a program of study leading to a masters degree in...


(a) In general The Institute shall enter into agreements with historically Black colleges and universities as defined in section 1061 of this title, tribally controlled...


The Institute shall annually prepare a report on the activities of the Institute and shall submit such report to the Secretary of Education and the Secretary of State. ...


The Institute is authorized to receive money and other property donated, bequeathed, or devised to the Institute with or without a condition of restriction, for the purpose...


There is authorized to be appropriated $10,000,000 for fiscal year 1999 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 4 succeeding fiscal years to carry out this part. ...


(a) Definitions As used in this subchapter - (1) the term ''area studies'' means a program of comprehensive study of the aspects of a society or societies, including study ...


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It is the purpose of this subchapter - (1) to authorize national graduate fellowship programs - (A) in order to attract students of superior ability and ...


(a) Authority and timing of awards The Secretary is authorized to award fellowships in accordance with the provisions of this subpart for graduate study in the arts, ...


(a) Fellowship Board (1) Appointment The Secretary shall appoint a Jacob K. Javits Fellows Program Fellowship Board (hereinafter in this subpart referred to as the ...


(a) Award by Secretary The Secretary shall pay to individuals awarded fellowships under this subpart such stipends as the Secretary may establish, reflecting the purpose of...


(a) Requirements for receipt An individual awarded a fellowship under the provisions of this subpart shall continue to receive payments provided in section 1134b of this...


There are authorized to be appropriated $30,000,000 for fiscal year 1999 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 4 succeeding fiscal years to carry out this subpart. ...


(a) Grant authority (1) In general The Secretary shall make grants to academic departments, programs and other academic units of institutions of higher education...


(a) Eligibility criteria Any academic department, program or unit of an institution of higher education that offers a program of postbaccalaureate study leading to a...


(a) Selection of applications The Secretary shall make grants to academic departments, programs and units of institutions of higher education on the basis of ...


(a) Commitments to graduate students (1) In general An academic department, program or unit of an institution of higher education shall make commitments to graduate...


(a) Institutional payments (1) In general The Secretary shall (in addition to stipends paid to individuals under this subpart) pay to the institution of higher ...


There are authorized to be appropriated $35,000,000 for fiscal year 1999 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 4 succeeding fiscal years to carry out this subpart. ...


(a) Program authority The Secretary shall carry out a program to be known as the ''Thurgood Marshall Legal Educational Opportunity Program'' designed to provide...


(a) Coordinated administration In carrying out the purpose described in section 1133(1) of this title, the Secretary shall provide for coordinated administration and regulation...


(a) Authority The Secretary is authorized to make grants to, or enter into contracts with, institutions of higher education, combinations of such institutions, and other...


(a) Establishment There is established a National Board of the Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (in this part referred to as the ''Board''). The Board...


(a) Technical employees The Secretary may appoint, for terms not to exceed 3 years, without regard to the provisions of title 5 governing appointments in the competitive...


(a) Grant authority The Director is authorized to make grants to institutions of higher education, or consortia thereof, and such other public agencies and nonprofit...


There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this part $30,000,000 for fiscal year 1999 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 4 succeeding fiscal years. ...


The Congress finds that - (1) the Nation's urban centers are facing increasingly pressing problems and needs in the areas of economic development, community...


(a) Purpose It is the purpose of this part to provide incentives to urban academic institutions to enable such institutions to work with private and civic organizations to...


(a) Application (1) In general An eligible institution seeking assistance under this part shall submit to the Secretary an application at such time, in such form,...


Funds made available under this part shall be used to support planning, applied research, training, resource exchanges or technology transfers, the delivery of services, or...


The Secretary shall designate a peer review panel to review applications submitted under this part and make recommendations for funding to the Secretary. In selecting the peer...


(a) Multiyear availability Subject to the availability of appropriations, grants under this part may be made on a multiyear basis, except that no institution, individually or as...


The Secretary shall publish a list of eligible institutions under this part and shall designate these institutions of higher education as ''Urban Grant Institutions''. The...


As used in this part: (1) Urban area The term ''urban area'' means a metropolitan statistical area having a population of not less than 350,000, or two contiguous ...


There are authorized to be appropriated $20,000,000 for fiscal year 1999 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 4 succeeding fiscal years to carry out this part. ...


It is the purpose of this part to support model demonstration projects to provide technical assistance or professional development for faculty and administrators in institutions of ...


(a) Competitive grants authorized The Secretary may award grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements, on a competitive basis, to institutions of higher education, of which...


Each institution of higher education desiring to receive a grant, contract, or cooperative agreement under this part shall submit an application to the Secretary at such time, in...


Nothing in this part shall be construed to impose any additional duty, obligation, or responsibility on an institution of higher education or on the institution's...


There are authorized to be appropriated for this part $10,000,000 for fiscal year 1999 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 4 succeeding fiscal years. ...


(a) Findings Congress makes the following findings: (1) Over 150,000 youth offenders age 21 and younger are incarcerated in the Nation's jails, juvenile facilities, and ...


(a) Grants authorized (1) In general The Attorney General is authorized to make grants to institutions of higher education, for use by such institutions or ...


(a) Program established The Secretary of Education, in consultation and cooperation with the Secretary of the Interior, is authorized to make grants to 1 or more...


The authorization to enter into contracts or other obligations under the Act, as amended by this Act, shall be effective for fiscal year 1981 and any succeeding fiscal year only...


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(a) Short title This chapter may be cited as the ''General Education Provisions Act''. (b) Applicability of chapter (1) Except as otherwise provided, this chapter applies...


Recognizing that the Nation's economic, political, and social security require a well-educated citizenry, the Congress (1) reaffirms, as a matter of high priority, the Nation's...


The Congress, recognizing - (1) that museums serve as sources for schools in providing education for children, (2) that museums provide educational services of...


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The National Advisory Council on Educational Research and Improvement, the Advisory Council on Education Statistics, and members of such councils may not use any staff, facilities, ...


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The Secretary, in order to carry out functions otherwise vested in the Secretary by law or by delegation of authority pursuant to law, and subject to limitations as may be...


Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no regulation affecting any institution of higher education in the United States, promulgated on or after October 3, 1980, shall...


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(a) Granting and contracting authority The Secretary of Education is authorized to make grants to and contracts with public and private agencies for the production, ...


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(a) To the end of affording the responsible Federal, State, and local officers adequate notice of available Federal financial assistance for carrying out ongoing education...


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(a) Academic or differing fiscal year Appropriations for any fiscal year for grants, loans, contracts, or other payments under any applicable program may, in accordance ...


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(a) Automatic extension The authorization of appropriations for, or duration of, an applicable program shall be automatically extended for one additional fiscal year...


Payments pursuant to grants or contracts under any applicable program may be made in installments, and in advance or by way of reimbursement, with necessary adjustments on account...


(a) Biennial reports; contents Each State educational agency shall submit to the Secretary a report on or before March 15 of every second year. Each such report shall include - ...


Not later than March 31, 1995, and every two years after such date, the Secretary shall transmit to the Committee on Education and Labor of the House of Representatives and...


Any evaluation report or data or information collected in preparation of such report, which is paid for with appropriated funds, shall be made available, upon request, within 4...


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No funds appropriated for the purpose of carrying out any applicable program may be used for the transportation of students or teachers (or for the purchase of equipment for such ...


(a) Purpose The purpose of this section is to assist the Department in implementing the Department's mission to ensure equal access to education and to promote...


The National Assessment Governing Board, the Advisory Council on Education Statistics, the National Education Goals Panel, and any other board established to analyze, address,...


(a) In general Each educational organization, prior to enrolling a minor and prior to accepting funds for the cost of a minor's participation in an educational program operated...


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(a) Joint projects; transfers of appropriations; contracts or grants; criteria (1) The Secretary is authorized to enter into arrangements with other Federal agencies...


The Secretary shall - (1) prepare and disseminate to State and local educational agencies and institutions information concerning applicable programs, and cooperate...


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(a) Persons aggrieved; final State educational agency actions; hearing; ruling and reasons for ruling; rescission of final actions In the case of any applicable...


(a) State educational agencies, institutions of higher education For the purpose of carrying out more effectively Federal education programs, the Secretary is authorized,...


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In the case of any applicable program in which the Secretary determines that parental participation at the State or local level would increase the effectiveness of the program...


(a) At any time that the Secretary makes an allotment or reallotment to any State under any applicable program, the Secretary shall reduce such allotment or reallotment by...


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(a) Submission and amendments of applications Notwithstanding any other provision of law, unless expressly in limitation of the provisions of this section, the Secretary is ...


(a) ''Regulation'' defined For the purpose of this section, the term ''regulation'' means any generally applicable rule, regulation, guideline, interpretation, or...


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No provision of any applicable program shall be construed to authorize any department, agency, officer, or employee of the United States to exercise any direction, supervision,...


All laborers and mechanics employed by contractors or subcontractors on all construction and minor remodeling projects assisted under any applicable program shall be paid wages...


(a) State plan In the case of any applicable program in which Federal funds are made available to local agencies in a State through or under the supervision of a State board...


(a) Submission of general application; approval by State supervisory authority In the case of any State which applies, contracts, or submits a plan for participation in...


(a) General application to State agency or board Each local educational agency which participates in an applicable program under which Federal funds are made available to such...


(a) Records kept by recipient; full disclosure; maintenance period Each recipient of Federal funds under any applicable program through any grant, subgrant, cooperative...


(a) Conditions for availability of funds to educational agencies or institutions; inspection and review of education records; specific information to be made...


(a) Inspection of instructional materials by parents or guardians All instructional materials, including teacher's manuals, films, tapes, or other supplementary material which will...


(a) Refusal to supply personal data on students or families Except as provided in section 1232g(b)(1)(D) of this title, the refusal of a State or local educational agency...


(a) General prohibition Notwithstanding any other provision of Federal law and except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, no funds provided to the Department...


(a) Establishment; duties The Secretary shall establish in the Department of Education an Office of Administrative Law Judges (hereinafter in this subchapter referred to as...


(a) Preliminary departmental decision; grounds of determination; notice requirements; prima facie case; amount of funds recoverable (1) Whenever the Secretary...


(a) Amount returned proportionate to extent of harm violation caused to an identifiable Federal interest; reduction; determination of identifiable Federal interest (1)...


(a) Whenever the Secretary has reason to believe that any recipient of funds under any applicable program is failing to comply substantially with any requirement of law applicable...


(a) Discretionary authority over further payments under applicable program In accordance with section 1234c of this title, the Secretary may withhold from a recipient,...


(a) Issuance and contents of complaint In accordance with section 1234c of this title, the Secretary may issue to a recipient under an applicable program a complaint which - ...


(a) Discretionary authority; purposes of agreement In accordance with section 1234c of this title, the Secretary may enter into a compliance agreement with a recipient under an ...


(a) Recipients entitled to review; stay of action by Secretary Any recipient of funds under an applicable program that would be adversely affected by a final agency action...


(a) Repayment to recipient; factors considered Whenever the Secretary recovers funds paid to a recipient under a grant or cooperative agreement made under an applicable program ...


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(a) Short title This chapter may be cited as the ''Individuals with Disabilities Education Act''. (b) Omitted (c) Findings The Congress finds the following: ...


Except as otherwise provided, as used in this chapter: (1) Assistive technology device The term ''assistive technology device'' means any item, piece of equipment,...


(a) Establishment There shall be, within the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services in the Department of Education, an Office of Special Education Programs,...


(a) In general A State shall not be immune under the eleventh amendment to the Constitution of the United States from suit in Federal court for a violation of this chapter. ...


(a) In general If the Secretary determines that a program authorized under this chapter would be improved by permitting program funds to be used to acquire appropriate...


The Secretary shall ensure that each recipient of assistance under this chapter makes positive efforts to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities...


(a) Public comment period The Secretary shall provide a public comment period of at least 90 days on any regulation proposed under subchapter II or subchapter III of this...


(a) Grants to States (1) Purpose of grants The Secretary shall make grants to States and the outlying areas, and provide funds to the Secretary of the Interior, to ...


(a) In general A State is eligible for assistance under this subchapter for a fiscal year if the State demonstrates to the satisfaction of the Secretary that the State has...


(a) In general A local educational agency is eligible for assistance under this subchapter for a fiscal year if such agency demonstrates to the satisfaction of the...


(a) Evaluations and reevaluations (1) Initial evaluations (A) In general A State educational agency, other State agency, or local educational agency...


(a) Establishment of procedures Any State educational agency, State agency, or local educational agency that receives assistance under this subchapter shall establish and...


(a) Withholding of payments (1) In general Whenever the Secretary, after reasonable notice and opportunity for hearing to the State educational agency involved (and to any ...


(a) Responsibilities of Secretary In carrying out this subchapter, the Secretary shall - (1) cooperate with, and (directly or by grant or contract) furnish...


(a) In general Each State that receives assistance under this subchapter, and the Secretary of the Interior, shall provide data each year to the Secretary - (1)(A) on - ...


(a) In general The Secretary shall provide grants under this section to assist States to provide special education and related services, in accordance with this subchapter - ...


(a) Findings The Congress finds that there is an urgent and substantial need - (1) to enhance the development of infants and toddlers with disabilities and to minimize...


As used in this subchapter: (1) At-risk infant or toddler The term ''at-risk infant or toddler'' means an individual under 3 years of age who would be at risk...


The Secretary shall, in accordance with this subchapter, make grants to States (from their allotments under section 1443 of this title) to assist each State to maintain and...


In order to be eligible for a grant under section 1433 of this title, a State shall demonstrate to the Secretary that the State - (1) has adopted a policy that appropriate...


(a) In general A statewide system described in section 1433 of this title shall include, at a minimum, the following components: (1) A definition of the term...


(a) Assessment and program development A statewide system described in section 1433 of this title shall provide, at a minimum, for each infant or toddler with a disability,...


(a) Application A State desiring to receive a grant under section 1433 of this title shall submit an application to the Secretary at such time and in such manner as the...


In addition to using funds provided under section 1433 of this title to maintain and implement the statewide system required by such section, a State may use such funds - ...


(a) Minimum procedures The procedural safeguards required to be included in a statewide system under section 1435(a)(13) of this title shall provide, at a minimum, the...


(a) Nonsubstitution Funds provided under section 1443 of this title may not be used to satisfy a financial commitment for services that would have been paid for from...


(a) Establishment (1) In general A State that desires to receive financial assistance under this subchapter shall establish a State interagency coordinating council. ...


Sections 1416, 1417, and 1418 of this title shall, to the extent not inconsistent with this subchapter, apply to the program authorized by this subchapter, except that - ...


(a) Reservation of funds for outlying areas (1) In general From the sums appropriated to carry out this subchapter for any fiscal year, the Secretary may reserve up to...


(a) Establishment and purpose (1) In general The Secretary shall establish a Federal Interagency Coordinating Council in order to - (A) minimize duplication...


For the purpose of carrying out this subchapter, there are authorized to be appropriated $400,000,000 for fiscal year 1998 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the...


(a) Findings The Congress finds the following: (1) States are responding with some success to multiple pressures to improve educational and transitional services and ...


(a) Eligible applicants A State educational agency may apply for a grant under this part for a grant period of not less than 1 year and not more than 5 years. (b) Partners ...


(a) In general (1) Submission A State educational agency that desires to receive a grant under this part shall submit to the Secretary an application at such time,...


(a) In general (1) Activities A State educational agency that receives a grant under this part may use the grant to carry out any activities that are described in...


(a) In general The Secretary shall make a grant to each State educational agency whose application the Secretary has selected for funding under this part in an amount for...


There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this part such sums as may be necessary for each of the fiscal years 1998 through 2002. ...


(a) Comprehensive plan (1) In general The Secretary shall develop and implement a comprehensive plan for activities carried out under this part in order to enhance ...


(a) Findings The Congress finds the following: (1) The Federal Government has an ongoing obligation to support programs, projects, and activities that contribute...


(a) In general The Secretary shall make competitive grants to, or enter into contracts or cooperative agreements with, eligible entities to produce, and advance the use...


(a) In general The Secretary shall, on a competitive basis, make grants to, or enter into contracts or cooperative agreements with, eligible entities - (1) to help...


(a) Studies and evaluations (1) In general The Secretary shall, directly or through grants, contracts, or cooperative agreements, assess the progress in the implementation ...


(a) In general The Congress finds as follows: (1) National technical assistance, support, and dissemination activities are necessary to ensure that subchapters II and...


(a) Program authorized The Secretary may make grants to, and enter into contracts and cooperative agreements with, parent organizations to support parent training and...


(a) In general The Secretary may make grants to, and enter into contracts and cooperative agreements with, local parent organizations to support parent training and...


(a) In general The Secretary may, directly or through awards to eligible entities, provide technical assistance for developing, assisting, and coordinating parent training...


(a) In general The Secretary shall, by competitively making grants or entering into contracts and cooperative agreements with eligible entities, provide technical assistance...


There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out sections 1481 through 1485 of this title such sums as may be necessary for each of the fiscal years 1998 through 2002. ...


(a) In general The Secretary shall competitively make grants to, and enter into contracts and cooperative agreements with, eligible entities to support activities described...


The Congress hereby affirms that library and information services adequate to meet the needs of the people of the United States are essential to achieve national goals and to...


(a) Independent agency within executive branch There is hereby established as an independent agency within the executive branch, a National Commission on Libraries and ...


The Commission is authorized to accept, hold, administer, and utilize gifts, bequests, and devises of property, both real and personal, for the purpose of aiding or facilitating...


(a) Advice to President and Congress; studies and surveys, plans; annual report The Commission shall have the primary responsibility for developing or recommending...


(a) Appointment; terms of office; Chairman; vacancies The Commission shall be composed of the Librarian of Congress, the Director of the Institute of Museum and Library Services...


There are authorized to be appropriated $911,000 for fiscal year 1992 and such sums as may be necessary for each succeeding fiscal year thereafter to carry out the provisions of...


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No provision of this Act shall be construed to require the assignment or transportation of students or teachers in order to overcome racial imbalance. ...


(a) Use of appropriated funds for busing No funds appropriated for the purpose of carrying out any applicable program may be used for the transportation of students or...


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A parent or guardian of a child, or parents or guardians of children similarly situated, transported to a public school in accordance with a court order, may seek to reopen...


The rules of evidence required to prove that State or local authorities are practicing racial discrimination in assigning students to public schools shall be uniform throughout...


The proviso of section 407(a) of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 2000c-6(a)) providing in substance that no court or official of the United States shall be empowered to...


(a) Prohibition against discrimination; exceptions No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be ...


Each Federal department and agency which is empowered to extend Federal financial assistance to any education program or activity, by way of grant, loan, or contract other than...


Any department or agency action taken pursuant to section 1682 of this title shall be subject to such judicial review as may otherwise be provided by law for similar action taken...


No person in the United States shall, on the ground of blindness or severely impaired vision, be denied admission in any course of study by a recipient of Federal financial...


Nothing in this chapter shall add to or detract from any existing authority with respect to any program or activity under which Federal financial assistance is extended by way of...


Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this chapter, nothing contained herein shall be construed to prohibit any educational institution receiving funds under this...


For the purposes of this chapter, the term ''program or activity'' and ''program'' mean all of the operations of - (1)(A) a department, agency, special purpose district, or...


Nothing in this chapter shall be construed to require or prohibit any person, or public or private entity, to provide or pay for any benefit or service, including the use...


(a) Entitlement to equal educational opportunity; neighborhood as appropriate basis The Congress declares it to be the policy of the United States that - (1)...


(a) Dual school systems as denial of equal protection; depletion of financial resources of local educational agencies; transportation of students; inadequacy of guidelines ...


No State shall deny equal educational opportunity to an individual on account of his or her race, color, sex, or national origin, by - (a) the deliberate segregation by...


The failure of an educational agency to attain a balance, on the basis of race, color, sex, or national origin, of students among its schools shall not constitute a denial of...


Subject to the other provisions of this subchapter, the assignment by an educational agency of a student to the school nearest his place of residence which provides the...


An individual denied an equal educational opportunity, as defined by this subchapter may institute a civil action in an appropriate district court of the United States against...


When a court of competent jurisdiction determines that a school system is desegregated, or that it meets the constitutional requirements, or that it is a unitary system, or that...


The appropriate district court of the United States shall have and exercise jurisdiction of proceedings instituted under section 1706 of this title. ...


Whenever a civil action is instituted under section 1706 of this title by an individual, the Attorney General may intervene in such action upon timely application. ...


The Attorney General shall not institute a civil action under section 1706 of this title before he - (a) gives to the appropriate educational agency notice of the ...


In formulating a remedy for a denial of equal educational opportunity or a denial of the equal protection of the laws, a court, department, or agency of the United States shall...


In formulating a remedy for a denial of equal educational opportunity or a denial of the equal protection of the laws, which may involve directly or indirectly the transportation...


(a) Limitation to school closest or next closest to place of residence No court, department, or agency of the United States shall, pursuant to section 1713 of this...


In the formulation of remedies under section 1712 or 1713 of this title the lines drawn by a State, subdividing its territory into separate school districts, shall not be ignored...


Nothing in this subchapter prohibits an educational agency from proposing, adopting, requiring, or implementing any plan of desegregation, otherwise lawful, that is at variance...


A parent or guardian of a child, or parents or guardians of children similarly situated, transported to a public school in accordance with a court order, or an educational...


Any court order requiring, directly or indirectly, the transportation of students for the purpose of remedying a denial of the equal protection of the laws may, to the extent of...


For the purposes of this subchapter - (a) The term ''educational agency'' means a local educational agency or a ''State educational agency'' as defined by section ...


If any provision of this subchapter or of any amendment made by this subchapter, or the application of any such provision to any person or circumstance, is held invalid, the...


No provision of this Act shall be construed to require the assignment or transportation of students or teachers in order to overcome racial imbalance. ...


Notwithstanding any other law or provision of law, in the case of any order on the part of any United States district court which requires the transfer or transportation of...


The rules of evidence required to prove that State or local authorities are practicing racial discrimination in assigning students to public schools shall be uniform throughout...


The proviso of section 407(a) of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 2000c-6(a)) providing in substance that no court or official of the United States shall be empowered to...


Notwithstanding any other provision of law, after June 30, 1974 no court of the United States shall order the implementation of any plan to remedy a finding of de jure...


In the formulation of remedies under this chapter the lines drawn by a State subdividing its territory into separate school districts, shall not be ignored or altered except where...


(a) Congressional findings The Congress finds that - (1) the forced transportation of elementary and secondary school students in implementation of the constitutional ...


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The Congress finds that - because a high regard for the public trust and a lively exercise of political talents were outstanding characteristics of the...


As used in this chapter, the term - (1) ''Board'' means the Board of Trustees of the Harry S Truman Scholarship Foundation; (2) ''Foundation'' means the Harry S...


The Harry S Truman Scholarship Program as authorized by this chapter shall be the sole Federal memorial to President Harry S Truman. ...


(a) Establishment There is established, as an independent establishment of the executive branch of the United States Government, the Harry S Truman Scholarship Foundation. ...


(a) Basis for award The Foundation is authorized to award scholarships to persons who demonstrate outstanding potential for and who plan to pursue a career in public service....


(a) Nationwide competition The Foundation is authorized, either directly or by contract, to provide for the conduct of a nationwide competition for the purpose of selecting...


Each student awarded a scholarship under this chapter shall receive a stipend which shall not exceed the cost to such student for tuition, fees, books, room and board, or...


(a) Satisfactory proficiency and devotion of full time to study or research; unapproved employment A student awarded a scholarship under the provisions of this chapter...


(a) Establishment There is established in the Treasury of the United States a trust fund to be known as the Harry S Truman Memorial Scholarship Trust Fund. The fund shall...


(a) Authorization of funding The Secretary is authorized to pay to the Foundation from the interest and earnings of the fund such sums as the Board determines are necessary...


(a) Appointment; functions There shall be an Executive Secretary of the Foundation who shall be appointed by the Board. The Executive Secretary shall be the chief...


(a) Powers of Foundation In order to carry out the provisions of this chapter, the Foundation is authorized to - (1) appoint and fix the compensation of such personnel as...


There are authorized to be appropriated $30,000,000 to the fund. ...


(a) The Congress hereby finds and declares - (1) that the diversity inherent in American folklife has contributed greatly to the cultural richness of the Nation and ...


As used in this subchapter - (1) the term ''American folklife'' means the traditional expressive culture shared within the various groups in the United States:...


(a) Establishment There is hereby established in the Library of Congress an American Folklife Center. (b) Board of Trustees; composition; regional balance (1) The...


(a) Contracts; national archive and center for American folklife; loan of items in archive; procurement, display, etc., of items in archive; miscellaneous programs ...


(a) Time No payment shall be made pursuant to this subchapter to carry out any research or training over a period in excess of two years, except that with the concurrence of...


(a) Regulations; receipt of money and other property; compensation of personnel; services of experts and consultants; contracts; payments In addition to any...


There are authorized to be appropriated to the Center to carry out this subchapter such sums as may be necessary for each fiscal year. ...


(a) Findings Congress finds as follows: (1) Military service during a time of war is the highest sacrifice a citizen may make for his or her country. (2)...


(a) In general The Director of the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress shall establish an oral history program - (1) to collect video and audio recordings...


(a) Acceptance of donations The Librarian of Congress may solicit and accept donations of funds and in-kind contributions to carry out the oral history program under section...


There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this subchapter - (1) $250,000 for fiscal year 2001; and (2) such sums as may be necessary for each succeeding...


The purpose of this chapter is to develop more fully the academic, vocational, and technical skills of secondary students and postsecondary students who elect to enroll in...


In this chapter: (1) Administration The term ''administration'', when used with respect to an eligible agency or eligible recipient, means activities necessary ...


The Secretary shall take such steps as the Secretary determines to be appropriate to provide for the orderly transition to the authority of this chapter from any authority...


(a) Construction Nothing in this chapter shall be construed to supersede the privacy protections afforded parents and students under section 1232g of this title. ...


All of the funds made available under this chapter shall be used in accordance with the requirements of this chapter. None of the funds made available under this chapter may be...


In the case of a local community in which no employees are represented by a labor organization, for purposes of this chapter the term ''representatives of employees'' shall...


There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out this chapter (other than sections 2324, 2327, and 2328 of this title, and subchapter II) such sums as may be necessary for each...


(a) Establishment There is established the Interdepartmental Task Force on Vocational Education and Related Programs (in this section referred to as the ''Task Force''). ...


(a) Reservations and State allotment (1) Reservations From the sum appropriated under section 2307 of this title for each fiscal year, the Secretary shall reserve - ...


(a) In general From the amount allotted to each State under section 2321 of this title for a fiscal year, the State board (hereinafter referred to as the ''eligible...


(a) Purpose The purpose of this section is to establish a State performance accountability system, comprised of the activities described in this section, to assess...


(a) Program performance information (1) In general The Secretary shall collect performance information about, and report on, the condition of vocational and...


(a) Outlying areas From funds reserved pursuant to section 2321(a)(1)(A) of this title, the Secretary shall - (1) make a grant in the amount of $500,000 to Guam; and ...


(a) Definitions In this section: (1) Alaska Native The term ''Alaska Native'' means a Native as such term is defined in section 1602 of title 43. (2)...


(a) Grants authorized The Secretary shall, subject to the availability of appropriations, make grants pursuant to this section to tribally controlled postsecondary vocational...


(a) National activities From funds appropriated under subsection (f) of this section, the Secretary, in consultation with appropriate Federal agencies, is authorized - ...


(a) (FOOTNOTE 1) Eligible Agency Responsibilities. - (FOOTNOTE 1) So in original. No subsec. (b) has been enacted. (1) In general. - The responsibilities of an...


(a) State plan (1) In general Each eligible agency desiring assistance under this subchapter for any fiscal year shall prepare and submit to the Secretary a State...


(a) State program improvement plan If a State fails to meet the State adjusted levels of performance described in the report submitted under section 2323(c) of this title,...


(a) General authority From amounts reserved under section 2322(a)(2) of this title, each eligible agency shall conduct State leadership activities. (b) Required uses of funds ...


(a) Distribution for fiscal year 1999 Except as provided in section 2353 of this title and as otherwise provided in this section, each eligible agency shall distribute the ...


(a) Allocation (1) In general Except as provided in subsections (b) and (c) of this section and section 2353 of this title, each eligible agency shall distribute...


(a) Special rule for minimal allocation (1) General authority Notwithstanding the provisions of sections 2351 and 2352 of this title in order to make a more...


(a) Local plan required Any eligible recipient desiring financial assistance under this part shall, in accordance with requirements established by the eligible agency...


(a) General authority Each eligible recipient that receives funds under this part shall use such funds to improve vocational and technical education programs. (b)...


(a) (FOOTNOTE 1) In this subchapter: (FOOTNOTE 1) So in original. No subsection (b) has been enacted. (1) Articulation agreement The term ''articulation...


(a) In general For any fiscal year, the Secretary shall allot the amount made available under section 2375 (FOOTNOTE 1) of this title among the States in the same manner as...


(a) Grant program authorized (1) In general From amounts made available to each eligible agency under section 2372 of this title, the eligible agency, in accordance ...


(a) In general Each consortium that desires to receive a grant under this subchapter shall submit an application to the eligible agency at such time and in such manner as...


Each eligible agency that receives a grant under this subchapter annually shall prepare and submit to the Secretary a report on the effectiveness of the tech-prep programs...


(a) Demonstration program authorized From funds appropriated under subsection (e) of this section for a fiscal year, the Secretary shall award grants to consortia described...


There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out this subchapter (other than section 2376 of this title) such sums as may be necessary for fiscal year 1999 and each of the...


(a) Supplement not supplant Funds made available under this chapter for vocational and technical education activities shall supplement, and shall not supplant, non-Federal...


Any authority to make payments or to enter into contracts under this chapter shall be available only to such extent or in such amounts as are provided in advance in...


Nothing in this chapter shall be construed to permit, allow, encourage, or authorize any Federal control over any aspect of a private, religious, or home school, regardless of...


No funds made available under this chapter shall be used - (1) to require any secondary school student to choose or pursue a specific career path or major; and (2)...


No funds received under this chapter may be used to provide vocational and technical education programs to students prior to the seventh grade, except that equipment and...


Nothing in this chapter shall be construed to be inconsistent with applicable Federal law prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age,...


For the purposes of increasing and expanding the use of technology in vocational and technical education instruction, including the training of vocational and technical education ...


An eligible agency or eligible recipient that uses funds under this chapter for inservice and preservice vocational and technical education professional development programs...


(a) General authority Funds made available to eligible agencies under this chapter may be used to provide additional funds under an applicable program if - (1)...


No funds provided under this chapter shall be used for the purpose of directly providing incentives or inducements to an employer to relocate a business enterprise from one State to ...


(a) General rule Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, for each fiscal year for which an eligible agency receives assistance under this chapter, the...


The Secretary may issue regulations under this chapter only to the extent necessary to administer and ensure compliance with the specific requirements of this chapter. ...


(a) Attendance costs not treated as income or resources The portion of any student financial assistance received under this chapter that is made available for attendance...


It is the purpose of this subchapter to provide Federal assistance to States to enable them to plan for the development of career education and career development programs...


(a) Authorization of appropriations There are authorized to be appropriated for the purpose of this subchapter $10,000,000 for fiscal year 1978. The provisions of section...


The provisions of this subchapter shall be carried out by the Secretary of Education through the Office of Career Education established pursuant to section 2612a(c) of this title. ...


Any State desiring to receive the amount for which it is eligible for any fiscal year pursuant to this subchapter shall agree to submit to the Secretary of Education by December...


(a) Information gathering; analysis of career trends and options; publication of periodic reports and reference works; conduct of seminars, workshops, etc. The...


The National Advisory Council for Career Education established pursuant to section 2612a(g) of this title shall, in addition to its duties under that section, advise the Secretary...


The Congress finds that - (1) guidance and counseling activities are an essential component to assure success in achieving the goals of many education programs:...


(a) Fiscal years 1978 through 1983 There are authorized to be appropriated $20,000,000 for each of the fiscal years 1978 through 1983, to carry out the provisions of ...


(a) Establishment; functions The Secretary of Education shall establish or designate an administrative unit within the Department of Education for purposes of - ...


(a) Implementation of programs The Secretary of Education is authorized, on a competitive basis, to enter into contracts and make grants to State and local educational...


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Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary of Health and Human Services is authorized by contract or otherwise to establish, equip, and operate day care...


(a) Establishment The Secretary of Education (hereinafter in this section referred to as the ''Secretary'') is authorized to provide financial assistance in accordance with...


In recognition of the public service of Senator Hubert H. Humphrey, the Secretary of Education (hereafter in sections 2566 to 2569 of this title referred to as the ''Secretary'')...


In recognition of the public service of Senator Everett McKinley Dirksen, the Secretary is authorized to make grants in accordance with the provisions of sections 2566 to 2569 of...


No payment may be made under sections 2566 to 2569 of this title except upon an application at such time, in such manner, and containing or accompanied by such information as...


(a) Maximum amount for Institute There are authorized to be appropriated such sums, not to exceed $5,000,000, as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of section 2566...


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The Congress finds that - (1) education is fundamental to the development of individual citizens and the progress of the Nation; (2) there is a continuing need to...


The Congress declares that the establishment of a Department of Education is in the public interest, will promote the general welfare of the United States, will help ensure...


(a) Rights of local governments and educational institutions It is the intention of the Congress in the establishment of the Department to protect the rights of State and...


As used in this chapter, unless otherwise provided or indicated by the context - (1) the term ''Department'' means the Department of Education or any component thereof; ...


There is established an executive department to be known as the Department of Education. The Department shall be administered, in accordance with the provisions of this chapter,...


(a) Deputy Secretary of Education (1) There shall be in the Department a Deputy Secretary of Education who shall be appointed by the President, by and with the advice and...


(a) Establishment; administration; delegation of functions There shall be in the Department an Office for Civil Rights, to be administered by the Assistant Secretary for Civil...


There shall be in the Department an Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, to be administered by the Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education appointed...


There shall be in the Department an Office of Postsecondary Education, to be administered by the Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education appointed under section 3412(b)...


There shall be in the Department an Office of Vocational and Adult Education, to be administered by the Assistant Secretary for Vocational and Adult Education appointed under...


There shall be in the Department an Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, to be administered by the Assistant Secretary for Special Education and...


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There shall be in the Department an Office of Educational Research and Improvement, to be administered by the Assistant Secretary for Educational Research and Improvement...


There shall be in the Department an Office of English Language Acquisition, Language Enhancement, and Academic Achievement for Limited English Proficient Students, to be...


There shall be in the Department an Office of General Counsel, to be administered by the General Counsel appointed under section 3412(b) of this title. The General Counsel...


There shall be in the Department an Office of Inspector General, established in accordance with the Inspector General Act of 1978. ...


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There shall be in the Department an Office of Non-Public Education to ensure the maximum potential participation of non-public school students in all Federal educational programs...


(a) Office of Indian Education There shall be an Office of Indian Education (referred to in this section as ''the Office'') in the Department of Education. (b) Director ...


(a) Establishment There shall be, in the Department, an Office of English Language Acquisition, Language Enhancement, and Academic Achievement for Limited English...


(a) Establishment and function There is established a Federal Interagency Committee on Education (hereafter referred to in this section as the ''Committee''). The Committee...


(a) Establishment There shall be in the Department of Education an Office of Educational Technology (hereafter in this section referred to as the ''Office''), to be...


(a) Establishment There shall be in the Department a Liaison for Proprietary Institutions of Higher Education, who shall be an officer of the Department appointed by...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall designate an office of the Department to coordinate the activities of the Department as they relate to the outlying areas. ...


(a) Functions transferred to Secretary There are transferred to the Secretary - (1) all functions of the Assistant Secretary for Education and of the Commissioner...


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(a) Functions relating to programs for the education of migrant and seasonal farmworkers Notwithstanding the provisions of section 601 of this Act, there shall be...


(a) Science education; exceptions (1) There are transferred to the Secretary all programs relating to science education of the National Science Foundation or the Director of...


There are transferred to the Secretary all functions of the Attorney General and of the Law Enforcement Assistance Administration with regard to the student loan and grant programs ...


There are transferred to the Secretary all functions relating to college housing loans of the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development and of the Department of Housing and...


The transfer of a function or office from an officer or agency to the Secretary or to the Department includes any aspects of such function or office vested in a subordinate of...


(a) Appointment and compensation The Secretary is authorized to appoint and fix the compensation of such officers and employees, including attorneys, as may be necessary to...


(a) In general The Secretary may as provided in appropriation Acts obtain the services of experts and consultants in accordance with the provisions of section 3109 of title 5...


(a) Work-years limitation; allocations; adjustments (1) Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter, there shall be included in each appropriation Act containing ...


(a) Force and effect of actions by Secretary In carrying out any function transferred by this chapter, the Secretary, or any officer or employee of the Department, may ...


Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, the Secretary may delegate any function to such officers and employees of the Department as the Secretary may designate, and...


(a) Authorization; limitations The Secretary is authorized, subject to the requirements of section 3412(f) of this title, to allocate or reallocate functions among the officers...


The Secretary is authorized to prescribe such rules and regulations as the Secretary determines necessary or appropriate to administer and manage the functions of the Secretary...


(a) Authorization of Secretary Subject to the provisions of the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 (40 U.S.C. 471 et seq.), the Secretary is authorized...


The Secretary is authorized to establish, alter, discontinue, or maintain such regional or other field offices as the Secretary may find necessary or appropriate to perform...


(a) Authorized properties; establishment of necessary facilities The Secretary is authorized - (1) to acquire (by purchase, lease, condemnation, or otherwise),...


(a) Authorized services, supplies and facilities The Secretary is authorized to provide, construct, or maintain for employees and their dependents stationed at remote locations as ...


(a) Federal, State, local and foreign government facilities With their consent, the Secretary may, with or without reimbursement, use the research, equipment, services, and ...


The Secretary is authorized to acquire any of the following described rights if the property acquired thereby is for use by or for, or useful to, the Department: ...


The Secretary is authorized to accept, hold, administer, and utilize gifts, bequests and devises of property, both real and personal, and to accept donations of services, for...


(a) Authorization The Secretary is authorized, upon request, to provide advice, counsel, and technical assistance to applicants or potential applicants for grants and...


(a) Establishment; administrative services included The Secretary, with the approval of the Director of the Office of Management and Budget, is authorized to establish for the ...


The Secretary may, when authorized in an appropriation Act in any fiscal year, transfer funds from one appropriation to another within the Department, except that no appropriation...


The Secretary shall cause a seal of office to be made for the Department of such design as the Secretary shall approve. Judicial notice shall be taken of such seal. ...


(a) Contents The Secretary shall, as soon as practicable after the close of each fiscal year, make a single, comprehensive report to the President for transmission to the...


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Subject to any limitation on appropriations applicable with respect to any function or office transferred to the Secretary or the Department, there are authorized to be...


Subject to the limitations contained in subtitle A of this title, there are authorized to be appropriated for fiscal years 1982, 1983, and 1984 such sums as may be necessary to...


(a) Personnel and appropriations in connection with functions and offices transferred by this chapter; use of unexpended funds Except as otherwise provided in this chapter,...


(a) Non-separation or non-reduction in grade or compensation of full-time personnel and part-time personnel holding permanent positions Except as otherwise provided...


(a) Specific terminations On May 4, 1980, the following entities shall terminate: (A) the Education Division of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare,...


(a) Authorization of Director of Office of Management and Budget; termination of affairs The Director of the Office of Management and Budget, at such time or times as...


(a) Orders, determinations, etc. All orders, determinations, rules, regulations, permits, grants, contracts, certificates, licenses, and privileges - (1) which have...


If any provision of this chapter or the application thereof to any person or circumstance is held invalid, neither the remainder of this chapter nor the application of such...


With respect to any function transferred by this chapter and exercised on or after May 4, 1980, reference in any other Federal law to any department, commission, or agency or...


(a) Redesignation of Department of Health, Education, and Welfare The Department of Health, Education, and Welfare is hereby redesignated the Department of Health and Human...


The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall identify, assess, coordinate, and eliminate conflict, duplication, and inconsistencies among programs significantly...


With the consent of the appropriate department or agency head concerned, the Secretary is authorized to utilize the services of such officers, employees, and other personnel of...


(a) The Congress finds that - (1) exposure to asbestos fibers has been identified over a long period of time and by reputable medical and scientific evidence ...


(a) Establishment; composition; membership; chairman; appointment; vacancies (1) There is established a task force to be known as the Asbestos Hazards School Safety Task...


(a) Submission by State educational agency receiving administrative funds for programs; contents Not later than six months after June 14, 1980, the State educational agency...


(a) Grants to local and State educational agencies for Federal share; duration of granting authority; amount of Federal share (1)(A) The Secretary may make grants to...


(a) Establishment; administration; loans to local educational agencies for share of project costs; project criteria; increase in amount of loans (1) There is...


(a) Establishment and distribution to designated State agency or unit; establishment of criteria for loan program eligibility (1) Within 120 days after the first meeting of...


(a) Suit by United States on behalf of grant or loan recipient for recovery of costs of activities of recipient; proceeds of judgment (1) As a condition of the award...


No State or local educational agency receiving assistance under this chapter may discharge any employee or otherwise discriminate against any employee with respect to the...


Except as otherwise provided in section 3607 of this title, nothing in this chapter shall - (1) affect the right of any party to seek legal redress in connection with...


For purposes of this chapter - (1) the term ''asbestos'' means - (A) chrysotile, amosite, or crocidolite; or (B) in fibrous form, tremolite, anthophyllite,...


(a) Sums available during obligation period for asbestos detection and asbestos hazards control loan programs (1) There are authorized to be appropriated - (A) for...


(a) Establishment and membership There is established a commission to be known as the National Afro-American History and Culture Commission (hereinafter in this chapter...


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For the purpose of this chapter - (1) The term ''area vocational education school'' has the same meaning given that term under section 2471(3) (FOOTNOTE 1) of this...


(a) The Congress declares that the science and engineering education responsibilities of the National Science Foundation are - (1) to improve the quality of instruction in...


(a) In carrying out its science and engineering education responsibilities, the Foundation shall have the following functional objectives: public understanding of science and ...


(a) Authorization to make competitive grants; covered institutions, businesses, etc.; purpose The Foundation shall, in accordance with the provisions of this subchapter,...


(a) Authorization to award competitive grants; covered institutions, businesses, etc.; purposes The Foundation is authorized, in accordance with the provisions of...


The Foundation is authorized, in accordance with the provisions of this subchapter, to establish and carry out a program of graduate fellowships for the purpose of encouraging...


(a) The Foundation is authorized to expend up to 15 per centum of the funds available for science and engineering education for applications which the Foundation determines will...


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The Foundation shall adopt approval procedures designed to assure that awards are made on the basis of the scientific and educational merit as determined by the peer review process....


In providing financial assistance under this subchapter, the Foundation shall make every effort to ensure that consideration is given to proposals which contain provisions designed...


Funds to carry out this subchapter for any fiscal year shall be made available from amounts appropriated pursuant to annual authorizations of appropriations for the National Science ...


The provisions of section 1232a (FOOTNOTE 1) of this title, relating to prohibition against Federal control of education, shall apply to each program and award authorized by...


The Foundation shall, after consultation with appropriate private school representatives, make provision for the benefit of teachers in private elementary and secondary schools in...


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It is the purpose of this part to supplement State and local resources to - (1) improve the quality of instruction in the fields of mathematics, science, and engineering...


As used in this part - (1) the term ''applicant'' means with respect to activities described in section 3984(a) of this title an institution of higher education and...


(a) Authority of Secretary The Secretary is authorized, in accordance with the provisions of this part, to make grants to applicants to pay the Federal share of the costs of...


(a) Higher education partnership in education programs and activities; eligible applicants (1) An applicant may use payments received under this part in any fiscal year...


(a) Requirements; terms, assurances, and conditions Any applicant which desires to receive a grant under this part shall submit an application approved under section 3986 of this ...


Each applicant within a State which desires to receive a grant under this part shall submit the application prepared in accordance with section 3985 of this title to the State...


(a) Criteria; consistency of applications with State plans (1) The Secretary shall establish criteria for approval of applications under this part. (2) No application may...


(a) Federal and non-Federal shares (1) The Secretary shall pay, to each applicant having an application approved under section 3987 of this title, the Federal share of the cost...


It is the purpose of this part to supplement State and local resources to - (1) improve the quality of instruction in the fields of mathematics and science in elementary...


(a) Grants The Secretary may make grants to States to pay the Federal share of the cost of the programs described in section 3994 of this title. (b) Authorization...


(a) Application A State shall be eligible to receive a grant under this part if - (1) the State submits to the Secretary as part of its application under section...


(a) In general A State may use funds from grants received in any fiscal year under this part for elementary and secondary programs described in this section. The...


(a) Eligibility An applicant that desires to receive a grant under this part shall submit an application to the State educational agency, at such time, and in such manner, as...


An applicant within a State that desires to receive a grant under this part (FOOTNOTE 1) shall submit an application prepared in accordance with section 3995 of this title to...


(a) Criteria The State shall establish criteria for approval of applications under this section. Such criteria shall include - (1) consideration of the local district's...


(a) Payments to grantees (1) Payment by State The State shall pay to the extent of amounts received by it from the Secretary under this part, to each applicant having an ...


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(a) Findings The Congress finds that - (1) exposure to asbestos fibers has been identified over a long period of time and by reputable medical and scientific evidence ...


(a) Abatement program There is hereby established a program within the Environmental Protection Agency to be known as the Asbestos Hazards Abatement Program (hereinafter in...


(a) Records The Governor of each State shall maintain records on - (1) the presence of asbestos materials in school buildings of local educational agencies; (2)...


(a) Assistance Program There is hereby established within the Environmental Protection Agency an Asbestos Hazards Abatement Assistance Program (hereinafter in this...


(a) Regulations The Administrator shall promulgate rules and regulations as necessary to implement the authorities and requirements of this subchapter. (b) Procedures ...


During each calendar year until 1999, the Administrator shall prepare and submit, not later than June 1 of each year, to the Committee on Environment and Public Works of the...


(a) Loan condition (1) As a condition of the award of any financial assistance under section 4014 of this title, the recipient of any such loan or grant shall permit the...


No State or local educational agency receiving assistance under this subchapter may discharge any employee or otherwise discriminate against any employee with respect to...


Except as otherwise provided in section 4017 of this title, nothing in this subchapter shall - (1) affect the right of any party to seek legal redress in connection with...


For purposes of this subchapter: (1) The term ''asbestos'' means - (A) chrysotile, amosite, or crocidolite; or (B) in fibrous form, tremolite, anthophyllite,...


(a) Amount; availability until expended (1) There are hereby authorized to be appropriated for the asbestos abatement program not more than $200,000,000 for each of fiscal...


(a) Creation of Trust Fund There is established in the Treasury of the United States a trust fund to be known as the ''Asbestos Trust Fund'', consisting of such amounts as may...


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(a) Restriction of limited open forum on basis of religious, political, philosophical, or other speech content prohibited It shall be unlawful for any public secondary...


As used in this subchapter - (1) The term ''secondary school'' means a public school which provides secondary education as determined by State law. (2) The...


If any provision of this subchapter or the application thereof to any person or circumstances is judicially determined to be invalid, the provisions of the remainder of the...


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(a) Gallaudet University The Gallaudet College created by an Act entitled ''An Act to amend the charter of the Columbia Institution for the Deaf, change its name, define...


(a) Property rights described Gallaudet University is vested with all the property and the rights of property, and shall have and be entitled to use all authority, privileges,...


(a) Composition of Board (1) Gallaudet University shall be under the direction and control of a Board of Trustees, composed of twenty-one members who shall include - ...


(a) General authority (1)(A) The Board of Trustees of Gallaudet University is authorized, in accordance with the agreement under section 4305 of this title, to maintain...


(a) General authority The Secretary and Gallaudet University shall establish, and periodically update, an agreement governing the operation and national mission...


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For the purpose of providing a residential facility for postsecondary technical training and education for individuals who are deaf in order to prepare them for successful...


(a) General authority (1) The Secretary is authorized to establish or continue an agreement with an institution of higher education for the establishment and operation,...


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As used in this chapter - (1) The term ''international student'' means an individual who - (A) is not a citizen or national of, or lawfully admitted for ...


The University and NTID are authorized to receive by gift, devise, bequest, purchase, or otherwise, property, both real and personal, for the use of the University or NTID, or for...


(a) General Accounting Office authority All financial transactions and accounts of the corporation or institution of higher education, as the case may be, in connection with...


The Board of Trustees of Gallaudet University and the Board of Trustees or other governing body of the institution of higher education with which the Secretary has an agreement...


(a) Activities The Secretary shall conduct monitoring and evaluation activities of the education programs and activities and the administrative operations of the...


(a) Designation of liaison Not later than 30 days after August 4, 1986, the Secretary shall designate an individual in the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative...


(a) Establishment of programs (1) The Secretary and the Board of Trustees of Gallaudet University are authorized to establish the Gallaudet University Federal Endowment Fund as...


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(a) Oversight activities Nothing in this chapter shall be construed to diminish the oversight activities of the Committee on Labor and Human Resources of the Senate and...


(a) Enrollment Effective with new admissions for academic year 1993-1994 and each succeeding academic year, the University (including preparatory, undergraduate, and...


(a) Research priorities Gallaudet University and the National Technical Institute for the Deaf shall each establish and disseminate priorities for their national mission...


(a) Conduct of study (1) In general The Secretary shall conduct a national study on the education of the deaf, to identify education-related barriers to successful ...


(a) Gallaudet University There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for each of the fiscal years 1998 through 2003 to carry out the provisions...


The Secretary of Education is charged with the supervision of public business relating to Gallaudet University. ...


On and after September 8, 1978, Gallaudet University and the National Technical Institute for the Deaf are authorized to make purchases through the General Services Administration. ...


Funds appropriated in this Act or subsequent Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Acts to the National...


The Congress finds that - (1) Indian art and culture and Native Hawaiian art and culture have contributed greatly to the artistic and cultural richness of the Nation; ...


For the purpose of this chapter - (1) The term ''Indian art and culture'' includes (but is not limited to) the traditional and contemporary expressions of Indian...


(a) In general There is hereby established a corporation to be known as the ''Institute of American Indian and Alaska Native Culture and Arts Development'', which shall be...


(a) Composition (1) The Board of Trustees of the Institute shall be composed of 13 voting members and 6 nonvoting members as follows: (A) Subject to the provisions...


(a) Composition The Board shall have an Executive Board composed of - (1) the chairman of the Board; (2) the vice chairman of the Board; (3) the secretary of...


(a) In general In carrying out the provisions of this chapter, the Board shall have the power, consistent with the provisions of this chapter - (1) to adopt, use, and alter...


(a) Appointment The Institute shall have a President who shall be appointed by the Board. The President of the Institute shall serve as the chief executive officer of...


(a) Exemption from civil service Except as otherwise provided in this section, title 5 shall not apply to the Institute. (b) Appointment and compensation (1) The...


(a) Primary functions The primary functions of the Institute shall be - (1) to provide scholarly study of, and instruction in, Indian art and culture, and (2)...


(a) In general Notwithstanding any other provision of Federal or State law, the Institute is authorized to develop a policy or policies for the Institute to extend preference...


(a) Stock The Institute shall have no power to issue any shares of stock or to declare or pay any dividends. (b) Nonprofit nature No part of the income or assets of...


(a) Tax status The Institute and the franchise, capital, reserves, income, and property of the Institute shall be exempt from all taxation now or hereafter imposed by the...


(a) Institute of American Indian Arts There are hereby transferred to the Institute of American Indian and Alaska Native Culture and Art Development, and such Institute ...


(a) Annual report The President of the Institute shall submit an annual report to the Congress and to the Board concerning the status of the Institute during the 12...


Santa Fe, New Mexico, shall be maintained as the location for the Institute of Indian and Alaska Native Culture and Arts Development. To facilitate this action and the continuity...


(a) In general The Institute shall comply with the provisions of - (1) Public Law 95-341 (42 U.S.C. 1996 (, 1996a)), popularly known as the American Indian Religious...


(a) Program enhancement endowment (1)(A) From the total amount appropriated for this subsection pursuant to section 4451(a) of this title, funds may be deposited into a trust...


(a) Plan The Board shall prepare a master plan on the short- and long-term facilities needs of the Institute. The master plan shall include evaluation of all facets of...


(a) In general The Secretary of the Interior is authorized to make grants for the purpose of supporting programs for Native Hawaiian or Alaska Native culture and arts...


(a) Payments The Secretary may award grants under this subchapter in installments, in advance, or by way of reimbursement and may make necessary adjustments in payments of...


(a) Subchapter I (1) There are authorized to be appropriated for each fiscal year such sums as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of subchapter I of this chapter. ...


It is the purpose of this chapter to establish the James Madison Fellowship Program which is designed to encourage graduate study of the American Constitution, its roots,...


(a) Establishment In order to commemorate the bicentennial of the Constitution, there is established, as an independent establishment of the executive branch, the James...


(a) The Foundation is authorized to award fellowships to outstanding students and teachers who will pursue graduate study leading to the degree of Master of Arts in teaching or...


Junior fellowships shall be granted for such periods as the Foundation may prescribe but not to exceed two academic years. Senior fellowship shall be granted for such periods as the ...


Fellowship recipients may attend any institution of higher education in the United States with an accredited graduate program which offers courses of study or training which...


Each student awarded a fellowship under this chapter shall demonstrate the potential, and a serious intention, to follow a career of educating students in secondary schools. Each ...


(a) Criteria for selection Madison Fellows shall be selected for their academic achievements and their potential to become secondary school teachers of social studies and...


Each student awarded a fellowship shall receive a stipend which shall not exceed the cost to the student for tuition, fees, books, room and board, or $12,000, whichever is less,...


(a) A student awarded a Madison Fellowship shall continue to receive payments only during such periods as the Foundation finds that the student is maintaining satisfactory progress...


(a) Establishment There shall be established in the Treasury of the United States a trust fund consisting of appropriations and amounts contributed by the Foundation for...


(a) The Secretary of the Treasury is authorized to pay to the Foundation from the interest and earnings of the fund such sums as the Board determines are necessary and appropriate...


(a)(1) The Board may appoint a President of the Foundation to serve full-time or part-time and for such a term as the Board shall determine. (2) The President shall carry...


(a) General powers The Foundation is authorized - (1) to appoint and fix the compensation of such personnel as may be necessary to carry out this chapter, (FOOTNOTE...


As used in this chapter - (1) the term ''Board'' means the Board of Trustees of the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation; (2) the term ''Foundation'' means...


There are appropriated to the James Madison Memorial Trust Fund $20,000,000 to carry out the provisions of this chapter, $10,000,000 of which shall be available on November 1,...


(a) Establishment It is the purpose of this section to establish four centers where nationally recognized distinguished experts in Constitutional law will produce, on a...


There is hereby appropriated to each recipient University named above or to the trustee of the fund designated by the President of the University the sum of $800,000 to carry out...


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The Congress makes the following findings: (1) Senator Barry Goldwater of the State of Arizona has served his country for 56 years as a soldier and statesman, including ...


In this chapter: (1) The term ''Foundation'' means the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation established under section 4703(a) of this...


(a) Establishment There is established, as an independent establishment of the executive branch of the United States Government, the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence...


(a) Award of scholarships and fellowships (1) The Foundation may award scholarships and fellowships to eligible persons for study in the fields of science and mathematics....


Each person awarded a scholarship or fellowship under this chapter shall receive a stipend which shall not exceed the cost to such person for tuition, fees, books, room and board,...


(a) In general A person awarded a scholarship under this chapter may receive payments authorized under this chapter only during such periods as the Foundation finds that...


(a) Establishment of fund There is established in the Treasury of the United States a trust fund to be known as the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education...


(a) In general The Secretary of the Treasury may pay to the Foundation from the interest and earnings of the fund such sums as the Board determines are necessary and...


(a) Appointment by Board There shall be an Executive Secretary of the Foundation who shall be appointed by the Board. The Executive Secretary shall be the chief executive...


(a) In general In order to carry out this chapter, the Foundation may - (1) appoint and fix the compensation of such personnel as may be necessary to carry out...


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The purposes of this chapter are - (1) to provide a permanent endowment for the Eisenhower Exchange Fellowship Program; (2) to honor Dwight D. Eisenhower for...


(a) Establishment There is established in the Treasury of the United States a trust fund to be known as the Eisenhower Exchange Fellowship Program Trust Fund (hereinafter in...


(a) Authorization of funding For each fiscal year, there is authorized to be appropriated from the fund to Eisenhower Exchange Fellowships, Incorporated, the interest and...


To provide a permanent endowment for the Eisenhower Exchange Fellowship Program, there are authorized to be appropriated to the Eisenhower Exchange Fellowships Program Trust Fund - ...


(a), (b) Repealed. Pub. L. 104-134, title I, Sec. 101((a)) (title IV, Sec. 407), Apr. 26, 1996, 110 Stat. 1321, 1321-45; renumbered title I, Pub. L. 104-140, Sec. 1(a), May...


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(a) Findings The Congress finds that - (1) Threats to human health and environmental quality are increasingly complex, involving a wide range of conventional and ...


For the purposes of this chapter, the term - (1) ''Administrator'' means the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency; (2) ''Agency'' means the United...


(a) Establishment The Administrator shall establish an Office of Environmental Education within the Environmental Protection Agency. (b) Duties and functions The Office...


(a) Establishment There is hereby established an Environmental Education and Training Program. The purpose of the program shall be to train educational professionals in...


(a) Cooperative agreements and grants The Administrator may enter into a cooperative agreement or contract, or provide financial assistance in the form of a grant, to...


(a) Postsecondary students and in-service teachers The Administrator shall, in consultation with the Office of Personnel Management and other appropriate Federal agencies, ...


(a) National awards The Administrator shall provide for a series of national awards recognizing outstanding contributions to environmental education. (b) Required awards ...


(a) Establishment There is hereby established a National Environmental Education Advisory Council and a Federal Task Force on Environmental Education. (b) Advisory...


(a) Establishment and purposes (1) Establishment (A) There is hereby established the National Environmental Education and Training Foundation. The Foundation is...


(a) Authorization of appropriations There is hereby authorized to be appropriated to the Environmental Protection Agency to carry out this chapter not to exceed $12,000,000...


The Congress finds that - (1) for three decades, Congressman Morris K. Udall has served his country with distinction and honor; (2) Congressman Morris K. Udall has had...


For the purposes of this chapter - (1) the term ''Board'' means the Board of Trustees of the Morris K. Udall Scholarship and Excellence in National Environmental...


(a) Establishment There is established as an independent entity of the executive branch of the United States Government, the Morris K. Udall Scholarship and Excellence in...


It is the purpose of the Foundation to - (1) increase awareness of the importance of and promote the benefit and enjoyment of the Nation's natural resources; (2)...


(a) Authority of Foundation (1) In general (A) The Foundation, in consultation with the Center, is authorized to identify and conduct such programs, activities, and ...


(a) Establishment of Trust Fund There is established in the Treasury of the United States a trust fund to be known as the ''Morris K. Udall Scholarship and Excellence in...


(a) In general The Foundation shall pay from the interest and earnings of the Trust Fund such sums as the Board determines are necessary and appropriate to enable the...


(a) Establishment There is established in the Treasury of the United States an Environmental Dispute Resolution Fund to be administered by the Foundation. The Fund shall...


(a) Authorization A Federal agency may use the Foundation and the Institute to provide assessment, mediation, or other related services in connection with a dispute or...


(a) In general In order to carry out the provisions of this chapter, the Foundation may - (1) appoint and fix the compensation of such personnel as may be necessary...


(a) Trust Fund There is authorized to be appropriated to the Trust Fund $40,000,000 to carry out the provisions of this chapter. (b) Environmental Dispute Resolution Fund ...


The purpose of this chapter is to establish the Christopher Columbus Fellowship Program to encourage and support research, study, and labor designed to produce new discoveries in...


(a) Establishment and purposes There is established, as an independent establishment of the executive branch, the Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation (hereinafter in...


(a) Award The Foundation is authorized to award fellowships to outstanding individuals to encourage new discoveries in all fields of endeavor for the benefit of mankind....


Each person awarded a fellowship under this chapter shall receive a stipend as determined by the Foundation. ...


(a) In general There is established in the Treasury a fund to be known as the Christopher Columbus Scholarship (FOOTNOTE 1) Fund (hereafter in this chapter referred to as...


The activities of the Foundation under this chapter may be audited by the Comptroller General of the United States. The Comptroller General shall have access to all books, accounts, ...


(a) Duties There shall be an Executive Secretary of the Foundation who shall be appointed by the Board. The Executive Secretary shall be the chief executive officer of...


(a) The Foundation may - (1) appoint and fix the compensation of such personnel as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of this chapter, except that in no...


The purpose of this chapter is to provide a framework for meeting the National Education Goals established by subchapter I of this chapter by - (1) promoting...


(a) Subchapters I, II, III, and X As used in subchapters I, II, III, and X of this chapter - (1) the terms ''all students'' and ''all children'' mean students or...


The purpose of this subchapter is to establish National Education Goals. ...


The Congress declares that the National Education Goals are the following: (1) School readiness (A) By the year 2000, all children in America will start school ...


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This subchapter may be cited as the ''National Skill Standards Act of 1994''. ...


It is the purpose of this subchapter to establish a National Skill Standards Board to serve as a catalyst in stimulating the development and adoption of a voluntary national system...


(a) In general There is established a National Skill Standards Board (hereafter in this subchapter referred to as the ''National Board''). (b) Composition (1) In general ...


(a) Identification of occupational clusters (1) In general Subject to paragraph (2), the National Board shall identify broad clusters of major occupations that involve 1...


Not later than December 31, 1995, the National Board shall, at a minimum - (1) identify occupational clusters pursuant to section 5934(a) of this title representing...


The National Board shall prepare and submit to the President and the Congress in each of the fiscal years 1994 through 1999, a report on the activities conducted under...


(a) In general There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this subchapter $15,000,000 for fiscal year 1994 and such sums as may be necessary for each of fiscal...


For purposes of this subchapter, the following definitions apply: (1) Community-based organization The term ''community-based organization'' means a private ...


(a) Repeal This subchapter is repealed on September 30, 1999. (b) Review of repeal It is the sense of the Congress that the appropriate committees of the Congress...


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(a) Short title This subchapter may be cited as the ''Safe Schools Act of 1994''. (b) Statement of purpose It is the purpose of this subchapter to help local school systems ...


(a) Authority (1) In general From funds appropriated pursuant to the authority of subsection (b)(1) of this section, the Secretary shall make competitive grants...


(a) In general To be eligible to receive a grant under this subchapter, a local educational agency shall demonstrate in the application submitted pursuant to section 5964(a)...


(a) Application In order to receive a grant under this subchapter, an eligible local educational agency shall submit to the Secretary an application that includes - (1)...


(a) In general A local educational agency shall use grant funds received under this subchapter for one or more of the following activities: (1) Identifying and...


(a) National activities (1) In general To carry out the purpose of this subchapter, the Secretary - (A) is authorized to use funds reserved under section ...


(a) Report to Secretary Each local educational agency that receives funds under this subchapter shall submit to the Secretary a report not later than March 1, 1995, that...


The Secretary, as a member of the Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention of the Department of Justice, shall coordinate the programs and...


This subchapter may be cited as the ''Minority-Focused Civics Education Act of 1994''. ...


It is the purpose of this subchapter - (1) to encourage improved instruction for minorities and Native Americans in American government and civics through a national ...


(a) Grants authorized (1) In general The Secretary is authorized to make grants to eligible entities for the development and implementation of seminars in American ...


For purposes of this subchapter - (1) the term ''eligible entity'' means a State educational agency, an institution of higher education or a State higher education...


(a) Application required Each eligible entity desiring a grant under this subchapter shall submit an application to the Secretary, at such time, in such manner and containing...


This subchapter may be cited as the ''Educational Research, Development, Dissemination, and Improvement Act of 1994''. ...


The Congress finds as follows with respect to improving education in the United States: (1) A majority of public schools in the United States are failing to prepare...


(a) Declaration of policy regarding educational opportunity (1) In general The Congress declares it to be the policy of the United States to provide to every individual...


(a) In general There is established within the Office a National Educational Research Policy and Priorities Board. (b) Functions It shall be the responsibility of the...


(a) Establishment of Institutes In order to fulfill the research and development purposes of the Office, and to carry out a program of high-quality and rigorously ...


(a) In general (1) Findings The Congress finds as follows: (A) In order to improve the American educational system for all students, achieve the...


(a) In general There is established within the Department of Education a National Library of Education (hereafter in this section referred to as the ''Library''), which shall...


(a) In general Notwithstanding any other provision of law, from funds appropriated under subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary - (1) shall continue to fund...


(a) Comprehensive regional assistance centers (1) In general The Secretary is authorized to award grants to, or enter into contracts or cooperative agreements with,...


(a) In general Each comprehensive regional assistance center established under section 6053(a) of this title shall - (1) maintain appropriate staff expertise and...


(a) Maintenance of service The Secretary shall ensure that the comprehensive regional assistance centers funded under this part provide technical assistance services that...


(a) In general The Secretary shall use funds appropriated to carry out this part for fiscal years 1995 and 1996 in order to ensure an orderly transition and phase in of...


For the purpose of carrying out this part, there are authorized to be appropriated $70,000,000 for fiscal year 1995 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the four...


In this part, the definitions of terms defined in section 7801 of this title shall apply. ...


(a) Authority (1) In general The Secretary is authorized to establish the National Diffusion Network to carry out a State-based outreach, consultation, training,...


For the purpose of carrying out this part, there are authorized to be appropriated $25,000,000 for fiscal year 1995 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the four...


In this part, the definitions of terms defined in section 7801 of this title shall apply. ...


(a) In general (1) Grants authorized The Secretary, in consultation with the Director of the National Science Foundation, is authorized to award grants or contracts...


Funds provided under this part may be used by a regional consortium, under the direction of a regional board established under section 6055c of this title, to - (1)...


(a) In general Each eligible entity desiring a grant or contract under this part shall submit an application to the Secretary at such time, in such manner, and accompanied by...


(a) In general Each eligible entity receiving a grant or contract under this part shall establish a regional board to oversee the administration and establishment of...


(a) Payments The Secretary shall pay to each eligible entity having an application approved under section 6055b of this title the Federal share of the cost of the...


(a) Evaluation required The Secretary, through the Office of Educational Research and Improvement and in accordance with section 7941 of this title, (FOOTNOTE 1) shall...


In this part, the definitions of terms defined in section 7801 of this title shall apply. ...


No funds authorized to be appropriated under this chapter may be used by any State or local educational agency to adopt policies that prevent voluntary prayer and meditation in...


(a) Findings The Congress finds that - (1) the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (20 U.S.C. 1400 et seq.) was established with the commitment of forty ...


(a) Study required (1) In general Not later than 180 days after March 31, 1994, the Secretary shall make appropriate arrangements with the National Academy of ...


The Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Education shall ensure that all federally funded programs which provide for the distribution of contraceptive...


(a) Subchapter II No funds provided under subchapter II of this chapter shall be used to develop or undertake assessments that will be used to make decisions regarding...


Except as provided in section 5890 (FOOTNOTE 1) of this title, nothing in this chapter shall be construed to authorize the use of funds under subchapter III (FOOTNOTE 1) of...


It is the sense of the Congress that - (1) no funds appropriated pursuant to this chapter should be expended by an entity unless the entity agrees that in expending ...


This part may be cited as the ''Pro-Children Act of 1994''. ...


As used in this part: (1) Children The term ''children'' means individuals who have not attained the age of 18. (2) Children's services The term...


(a) Prohibition After March 31, 1994, no person shall permit smoking within any indoor facility owned or leased or contracted for and utilized by such person for provision...


Nothing in this part is intended to preempt any provision of law of a State or political subdivision of a State that is more restrictive than a provision of this part. ...


Congress finds that - (1) three-fourths of high school students in the United States enter the workforce without baccalaureate degrees, and many do not possess...


(a) Purposes The purposes of this chapter are - (1) to establish a national framework within which all States can create statewide School-to-Work Opportunities systems...


As used in this chapter: (1) All aspects of an industry The term ''all aspects of an industry'' means all aspects of the industry or industry sector a student is...


(a) Joint administration (1) In general Notwithstanding the Department of Education Organization Act (20 U.S.C. 3401 et seq.), the General Education Provisions Act ...


A School-to-Work Opportunities program under this chapter shall - (1) integrate school-based learning and work-based learning, as provided for in sections 6112 and 6113 of...


The school-based learning component of a School-to-Work Opportunities program shall include - (1) career awareness and career exploration and counseling (beginning at...


(a) Mandatory activities The work-based learning component of a School-to-Work Opportunities program shall include - (1) work experience; (2) a planned program of...


The connecting activities component of a School-to-Work Opportunities program shall include - (1) matching students with the work-based learning opportunities of...


The purpose of this part is to assist States in planning and developing comprehensive statewide School-to-Work Opportunities systems. ...


(a) Grants to States (1) In general On the application of the Governor on behalf of a State in accordance with section 6123 of this title, the Secretaries may ...


(a) In general The Secretaries may not provide a development grant under section 6122 of this title to a State unless the Governor of the State, on behalf of the State, submits...


The Secretaries may approve an application submitted by a State under section 6123 of this title only if the State demonstrates in such application that the activities proposed to...


The Secretaries may not provide a development grant under section 6122 of this title to a State unless the State agrees that the State will use all amounts received from such...


(a) In general A State may receive a development grant under section 6122 of this title for a fiscal year only if the State provides assurances, satisfactory to the...


The Secretaries may not provide a development grant under section 6122 of this title to a State unless the State agrees that the State will submit to the Secretaries such reports...


The purpose of this part is to assist States in the implementation of comprehensive statewide School-to-Work Opportunities systems. ...


(a) Grants to States On the application of the Governor on behalf of a State in accordance with section 6143 of this title, the Secretaries may provide an implementation grant...


(a) In general (1) Submission by Governor on behalf of State Subject to paragraph (2), the Secretaries may not provide an implementation grant under section 6142 of...


(a) Considerations In evaluating applications submitted under section 6143 of this title, the Secretaries shall - (1) give priority to applications that describe the highest ...


(a) In general The Secretaries may not provide an implementation grant under section 6142 of this title to a State unless the State agrees that the State will use all...


The Secretaries shall establish the minimum and maximum amounts available for an implementation grant under section 6142 of this title, and shall determine the actual amount...


A State that receives an implementation grant under section 6142 of this title may not use more than 10 percent of the amounts received through the grant for any fiscal year...


The Secretaries may not provide an implementation grant under section 6142 of this title to a State unless the State agrees that the State will submit to the Secretaries such...


(a) In general From amounts reserved under section 6235(b)(2) of this title, the Secretaries shall provide grants to establish and carry out School-to-Work Opportunities...


In providing grants under section 6161 of this title, the Secretaries shall require recipients of such grants to comply with requirements similar to those requirements imposed...


The purposes of this subchapter are - (1) to authorize the Secretaries to provide competitive grants directly to local partnerships in order to provide funding for ...


(a) Grants to local partnerships (1) In general Subject to paragraph (2), the Secretaries may provide implementation grants, in accordance with competitive criteria ...


(a) In general A local partnership that desires to receive a Federal implementation grant under section 6172 of this title shall submit an application to the Secretaries at...


The Secretaries may not provide an implementation grant under section 6172 of this title to a local partnership unless the partnership agrees that it will use all amounts from...


The Secretaries shall not provide a grant under section 6172 of this title to a local partnership in a State that has an approved State plan unless the Secretaries determine,...


The Secretaries may not provide an implementation grant under section 6172 of this title to a local partnership unless the partnership agrees that the local partnership will submit...


For purposes of this subchapter, the term ''high poverty area'' means an urban census tract, a contiguous group of urban census tracts, a block number area in a...


(a) In general The Secretaries shall conduct research and development projects and establish a program of experimental and demonstration projects, to further the purposes of...


(a) In general The Secretaries, in collaboration with the States, shall by grant, contract, or otherwise, establish a system of performance measures for assessing State and...


(a) Purpose The Secretaries shall work in cooperation with the States, the individuals assigned under section 2321(b)(1) (FOOTNOTE 1) of this title, employers and...


The Secretaries, acting through such mechanisms as the Capacity Building and Information and Dissemination Network established under section 453(b) of the Job Training Partnership...


(a) In general Not later than 24 months after May 4, 1994, and every 12 months thereafter, the Secretaries shall prepare and submit a report to the Congress on all...


The Secretaries shall use funds reserved under section 6235(b)(4) of this title to carry out activities under this subchapter. ...


(a) State request for waiver A State may submit to the Secretaries a request for a waiver of 1 or more requirements of the provisions of law referred to in sections 6212 and...


(a) Waiver authority (1) In general Except as provided in subsection (c) of this section, the Secretary of Education may waive any requirement under any provision...


(a) Waiver authority (1) In general Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary of Labor may waive any requirement under any provision of...


(a) In general (1) Purposes The purposes of this section are - (A) to integrate activities under this chapter with school-to-work activities carried out...


(a) In general (1) Purposes The purposes of this section are - (A) to integrate activities under this chapter with State school-to-work activities carried...


The following requirements shall apply to programs under this chapter: (1) Prohibition on displacement No student participating in such a program shall displace any ...


(a) Termination or suspension of assistance (1) In general The Secretaries may terminate or suspend any financial assistance under this chapter, in whole or in part, or...


Nothing in this chapter shall be construed to negate or supersede the legal authority, under State law or other applicable law, of any State agency, State entity, or State...


Nothing in this chapter shall be construed to authorize an officer or employee of the Federal Government to mandate, direct, or control a State's, local educational agency's,...


(a) In general There are authorized to be appropriated to the Secretaries to carry out this chapter $300,000,000 for fiscal year 1995 and such sums as may be necessary for each...


The authority provided by this chapter shall terminate on October 1, 2001. ...


The purpose of this subchapter is to ensure that all children have a fair, equal, and significant opportunity to obtain a high-quality education and reach, at a minimum,...


(a) Local educational agency grants For the purpose of carrying out part A of this subchapter, there are authorized to be appropriated - (1) $13,500,000,000 for fiscal...


(a) State reservations Each State shall reserve 2 percent of the amount the State receives under subpart 2 of part A of this subchapter for fiscal years 2002 and 2003, and...


(a) In general Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, to carry out administrative duties assigned under parts A, C, and D of this subchapter, each State may...


(a) Plans required (1) In general For any State desiring to receive a grant under this part, the State educational agency shall submit to the Secretary a plan, ...


(a) Plans required (1) Subgrants A local educational agency may receive a subgrant under this part for any fiscal year only if such agency has on file with the ...


(a) Determination (1) In general A local educational agency shall use funds received under this part only in eligible school attendance areas. (2) Eligible...


(a) Use of funds for schoolwide programs (1) In general A local educational agency may consolidate and use funds under this part, together with other Federal, State,...


(a) In general In all schools selected to receive funds under section 6313(c) of this title that are ineligible for a schoolwide program under section 6314 of this title, or...


(a) Local review (1) In general Each local educational agency receiving funds under this part shall - (A) use the State academic assessments and other indicators ...


(a) System for support (1) In general Each State shall establish a statewide system of intensive and sustained support and improvement for local educational agencies ...


(a) Local educational agency policy (1) In general A local educational agency may receive funds under this part only if such agency implements programs, activities, and ...


(a) Teacher qualifications and measurable objectives (1) In general Beginning with the first day of the first school year after January 8, 2002, each local...


(a) General requirement (1) In general To the extent consistent with the number of eligible children identified under section 6315(b) of this title in the school ...


(a) Maintenance of effort A local educational agency may receive funds under this part for any fiscal year only if the State educational agency involved finds that the...


(a) In general Each local educational agency receiving assistance under this part shall carry out the activities described in subsection (b) of this section with Head...


(a) Reservation of funds From the amount appropriated for payments to States for any fiscal year under section (FOOTNOTE 1) 6302(a) and 6337(f) of this title, the Secretary...


(a) Allocation formula Of the amount appropriated under section 6302(a) of this title to carry out this part for each of fiscal years 2002-2007 (referred to in this subsection...


(a) Amount of grants (1) Grants for local educational agencies and Puerto Rico Except as provided in paragraph (4) and in section 6338 of this title, the grant that a...


(a) Eligibility for and amount of grants (1) In general (A) Except as otherwise provided in this paragraph, each local educational agency which is eligible for a grant...


(a) Eligibility of local educational agencies (1) In general A local educational agency in a State is eligible to receive a targeted grant under this section for any...


(a) Findings Congress makes the following findings: (1) The current Basic Grant Formula for the distribution of funds under this part often does not provide funds for the ...


(a) Grants From funds appropriated under subsection (f) of this section the Secretary is authorized to make grants to States, from allotments under subsection (b) of this...


(a) Allocations for neglected children (1) In general If a State educational agency determines that a local educational agency in the State is unable or unwilling...


(a) Limitation on carryover Notwithstanding section 1225(b) of this title or any other provision of law, not more than 15 percent of the funds allocated to a local...


The purposes of this subpart are as follows: (1) To provide assistance to State educational agencies and local educational agencies in establishing reading programs for ...


(a) In general (1) Authorization to make grants In the case of each State educational agency that in accordance with section 6363 of this title submits to the Secretary an ...


(a) Applications (1) In general A State educational agency that desires to receive a grant under section 6362 of this title shall submit an application to ...


(a) Eligibility criteria for awarding targeted assistance grants to States Beginning with fiscal year 2004, from funds appropriated under section 6362(b)(1)(E) of this...


(a) In general From funds reserved under section 6362(b)(1)(C) of this title, the Secretary shall contract with an independent organization outside of the Department for a...


From funds reserved under section 6362(b)(1)(C) of this title, the Secretary - (1) may provide technical assistance in achieving the purposes of this subpart to...


(a) In general From funds reserved under section 6362(b)(1)(D) of this title, the National Institute for Literacy, in collaboration with the Secretary of Education, the...


In this subpart: (1) Eligible local educational agency The term ''eligible local educational agency'' means a local educational agency that - (A) is among...


(a) Purposes The purposes of this subpart are as follows: (1) To support local efforts to enhance the early language, literacy, and prereading development of preschool...


(a) Program authorized From amounts appropriated under section 6302(b)(2) of this title, the Secretary shall award grants, on a competitive basis, for periods of not more than...


The Secretary shall consult with the Secretary of Health and Human Services to coordinate the activities under this subpart with preschool age programs administered by the...


From the funds the National Institute for Literacy receives under section 6362(b)(1)(D) of this title, the National Institute for Literacy, in consultation with the Secretary,...


Each eligible applicant receiving a grant under this subpart shall report annually to the Secretary regarding the eligible applicant's progress in addressing the purposes of...


(a) In general From the total amount made available under section 6302(b)(2) of this title for the period beginning October 1, 2002, and ending September 30, 2006, the...


It is the purpose of this subpart to help break the cycle of poverty and illiteracy by - (1) improving the educational opportunities of the Nation's low-income families...


(a) Reservation for migrant programs, outlying areas, and Indian tribes (1) In general For each fiscal year, the Secretary shall reserve 5 percent of the...


(a) State educational agency level activities Each State educational agency that receives a grant under section 6381a(d)(1) of this title may use not more than a total of 6 ...


(a) In general In carrying out an Even Start program under this subpart, a recipient of funds under this subpart shall use those funds to pay the Federal share of the cost...


Each program assisted under this subpart shall - (1) include the identification and recruitment of families most in need of services provided under this subpart, as...


(a) In general Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, eligible participants in an Even Start program are - (1) a parent or parents - (A) who...


(a) Submission To be eligible to receive a subgrant under this subpart, an eligible entity shall submit an application to the State educational agency in such form and...


(a) Selection process (1) In general The State educational agency shall establish a review panel in accordance with paragraph (3) that will approve applications that ...


From funds reserved under section 6381a(b)(1) of this title, the Secretary shall provide for an independent evaluation of programs assisted under this subpart - (1)...


Each State educational agency receiving funds under this subpart shall develop, based on the best available research and evaluation data, indicators of program quality for...


(a) In general The Secretary shall carry out, through grant or contract, research into the components of successful family literacy services, in order to - (1) improve...


Nothing in this subpart shall be construed to prohibit a recipient of funds under this subpart from serving students participating in Even Start simultaneously with students with ...


(a) Purposes The purpose of this subpart is to improve literacy skills and academic achievement of students by providing students with increased access to up-to-date...


It is the purpose of this part to assist States to - (1) support high-quality and comprehensive educational programs for migratory children to help reduce the...


In order to carry out the purpose of this part, the Secretary shall make grants to State educational agencies, or combinations of such agencies, to establish or improve, directly...


(a) State allocations (1) Fiscal year 2002 For fiscal year 2002, each State (other than the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico) is entitled to receive under this part an amount ...


(a) Application required Any State desiring to receive a grant under this part for any fiscal year shall submit an application to the Secretary at such time and in such manner...


(a) Secretarial approval The Secretary shall approve each State application that meets the requirements of this part. (b) Peer review The Secretary may review any...


(a) Comprehensive plan (1) In general Each State that receives assistance under this part shall ensure that the State and its local operating agencies identify ...


The Secretary may use all or part of any State's allocation under this part to make arrangements with any public or private nonprofit agency to carry out the purpose of this part...


(a) Improvement of coordination (1) In general The Secretary, in consultation with the States, may make grants to, or enter into contracts with, State educational...


As used in this part: (1) Local operating agency The term ''local operating agency'' means - (A) a local educational agency to which a State educational ...


(a) Purpose It is the purpose of this part - (1) to improve educational services for children and youth in local and State institutions for neglected or delinquent...


(a) Agency subgrants Based on the allocation amount computed under section 6432 of this title, the Secretary shall allocate to each State educational agency an amount necessary...


A State agency is eligible for assistance under this subpart if such State agency is responsible for providing free public education for children and youth - (1)...


(a) Subgrants to State agencies (1) In general Each State agency described in section 6431 of this title (other than an agency in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico) is ...


If a State educational agency determines that a State agency does not need the full amount of the subgrant for which such State agency is eligible under this subpart for any...


(a) State plan (1) In general Each State educational agency that desires to receive a grant under this subpart shall submit, for approval by the Secretary, a plan - ...


(a) Uses (1) In general A State agency shall use funds received under this subpart only for programs and projects that - (A) are consistent with the State...


A State agency that provides free public education for children and youth in an institution for neglected or delinquent children and youth (other than an adult...


If a State agency operates a program or project under this subpart in which individual children or youth are likely to participate for more than 1 year, the State educational...


(a) Transition services Each State agency shall reserve not less than 15 percent and not more than 30 percent of the amount such agency receives under this subpart for any...


The Secretary may reserve not more than 2.5 percent of the amount made available to carry out this subpart for a fiscal year - (1) to develop a uniform model to evaluate...


The purpose of this subpart is to support the operation of local educational agency programs that involve collaboration with locally operated correctional facilities - (1)...


(a) Local subgrants With funds made available under section 6422(b) of this title, the State educational agency shall award subgrants to local educational agencies with...


Each local educational agency desiring assistance under this subpart shall submit an application to the State educational agency that contains such information as the...


Funds provided to local educational agencies under this subpart may be used, as appropriate, for - (1) programs that serve children and youth returning to local schools...


Each correctional facility entering into an agreement with a local educational agency under section 6453(2) of this title to provide services to children and youth under this...


The State educational agency may - (1) reduce or terminate funding for projects under this subpart if a local educational agency does not show progress in reducing ...


(a) Scope of evaluation Each State agency or local educational agency that conducts a program under subpart 1 or 2 of this part shall evaluate the program, disaggregating data...


In this part: (1) Adult correctional institution The term ''adult correctional institution'' means a facility in which persons (including persons under 21 years of...


(a) National assessment of subchapter I (1) In general The Secretary shall conduct a national assessment of the programs assisted under this subchapter and the impact...


(a) In general From the funds appropriated for any fiscal year under section 6302(e)(1) of this title, the Secretary may award grants to State educational agencies,...


(a) In general The Secretary shall conduct an independent study of assessments used for State accountability purposes and for making decisions about the promotion and...


(a) Program for middle school and secondary school students (1) Establishment (A) General authority In accordance with this subsection, the Secretary may make ...


The purpose of this part is to provide financial incentives for schools to develop comprehensive school reforms, based upon scientifically based research and effective practices...


(a) (FOOTNOTE 1) Program authorized (FOOTNOTE 1) So in original. No subsec. (b) has been enacted. (1) In general The Secretary is authorized to award grants to State ...


(a) In general Each State educational agency that desires to receive a grant under this part shall submit an application to the Secretary at such time, in such manner,...


(a) In general Except as provided in subsection (e) of this section, a State educational agency that receives a grant under this part shall use the grant funds to award...


(a) In general Each local educational agency or consortium of local educational agencies desiring a subgrant under this part shall submit an application to the State...


(a) Uses of funds A local educational agency or consortium that receives a subgrant under this part shall provide the subgrant funds to schools that are eligible for...


(a) In general The Secretary shall develop a plan for a national evaluation of the programs assisted under this part. (b) Evaluation The national evaluation shall - ...


The Secretary, through grants or contracts, shall provide funds for - (1) a public-private effort, in which funds are matched by private organizations, to assist...


This part may be cited as the ''Access to High Standards Act''. ...


The purposes of this part are - (1) to support State and local efforts to raise academic standards through advanced placement programs, and thus further increase...


From amounts appropriated under section 6302(g) of this title for a fiscal year, the Secretary shall give priority to funding activities under section 6534 of this title and...


(a) Grants authorized From amounts made available under section 6533 of this title for a fiscal year, the Secretary shall award grants to State educational agencies...


(a) Grants authorized (1) In general From amounts made available under section 6533 of this title for a fiscal year, the Secretary shall award grants, on a ...


Grant funds provided under this part shall supplement, and not supplant, other non-Federal funds that are available to assist low-income individuals to pay for the cost of...


In this part: (1) Advanced placement test The term ''advanced placement test'' means an advanced placement test administered by the College Board or approved by ...


This part may be cited as the ''Dropout Prevention Act''. ...


The purpose of this part is to provide for school dropout prevention and reentry and to raise academic achievement levels by providing grants that - (1) challenge all...


For the purpose of carrying out this part, there are authorized to be appropriated $125,000,000 for fiscal year 2002 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 5...


(a) In general The Secretary is authorized - (1) to collect systematic data on the effectiveness of the programs assisted under this part in reducing school dropout ...


In this subpart: (1) Low-income student The term ''low-income student'' means a student who is determined by a local educational agency to be from a low-income ...


(a) Grants to State educational agencies and local educational agencies (1) Amount less than $75,000,000 (A) In general If the amount appropriated under...


(a) In general To receive - (1) a grant under this subpart, a State educational agency or local educational agency shall submit an application and plan to ...


A State educational agency that receives a grant under paragraph (2) or (3) of section 6561a(a) of this title may reserve not more than 5 percent of the grant funds for...


Each local educational agency receiving a grant or subgrant under this subpart and each State educational agency receiving a grant under this subpart shall implement...


(a) State educational agency review and award The State educational agency shall review applications submitted under section 6561b(a)(2) of this title and award subgrants to ...


A local educational agency that receives a grant or subgrant under this subpart and a State educational agency that receives a grant under this subpart may use the funds to...


Notwithstanding any other provision of law, each local educational agency that receives funds under this subpart shall use the funds to provide technical assistance to...


For purposes of calculating an annual school dropout rate under this subpart, a school shall use the annual event school dropout rate for students leaving a school in a single...


(a) Local educational agency reports (1) In general To receive funds under this subpart for a fiscal year after the first fiscal year that a local educational...


(a) In general The Secretary may issue such regulations as are necessary to reasonably ensure that there is compliance with this subchapter. (b) Negotiated rulemaking process ...


(a) Agreements All published proposed regulations shall conform to agreements that result from negotiated rulemaking described in section 6571 of this title unless the...


(a) Rulemaking (1) In general Each State that receives funds under this subchapter shall - (A) ensure that any State rules, regulations, and policies relating...


(a) Audits The Comptroller General of the United States shall conduct audits of not less than 6 local educational agencies that receive funds under part A of this subchapter...


Nothing in this subchapter shall be construed to authorize an officer or employee of the Federal Government to mandate, direct, or control a State, local educational agency,...


Nothing in this subchapter shall be construed to mandate equalized spending per pupil for a State, local educational agency, or school. ...


Not later than 1 year after a State educational agency receives funds under this subchapter, the agency shall report to the Secretary and statewide, all school district data...


The Secretary shall issue regulations for sections 6311 and 6316 of this title not later than 6 months after January 8, 2002. ...


The purpose of this part is to provide grants to State educational agencies, local educational agencies, State agencies for higher education, and eligible partnerships in order to - ...


In this part: (1) Arts and sciences The term ''arts and sciences'' means - (A) when referring to an organizational unit of an institution of higher...


(a) Grants to States, local educational agencies, and eligible partnerships There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this part (other than subpart...


(a) In General The Secretary shall make grants to States with applications approved under section 6612 of this title to pay for the Federal share of the cost of carrying out...


(a) In general For a State to be eligible to receive a grant under this part, the State educational agency shall submit an application to the Secretary at such time, in...


(a) In general A State that receives a grant under section 6611 of this title shall - (1) reserve 95 percent of the funds made available through the grant to...


(a) (FOOTNOTE 1) Subgrants to local educational agencies (FOOTNOTE 1) So in original. No subsec. (b) has been enacted. (1) In general The Secretary may make a grant to...


(a) In general To be eligible to receive a subgrant under this subpart, a local educational agency shall submit an application to the State educational agency at such time,...


(a) In general A local educational agency that receives a subgrant under section 6621 of this title shall use the funds made available through the subgrant to carry out one...


In this subpart: (1) Eligible partnership The term ''eligible partnership'' means an entity that - (A) shall include - (i) a private or State...


(a) In general The State agency for higher education for a State that receives a grant under section 6611 of this title, working in conjunction with the State educational...


To be eligible to receive a subgrant under this subpart, an eligible partnership shall submit an application to the State agency for higher education at such time, in such...


(a) In general An eligible partnership that receives a subgrant under section 6632 of this title shall use the subgrant funds for - (1) professional development activities...


(a) Improvement plan After the second year of the plan described in section 6319(a)(2) of this title, if a State educational agency determines, based on the reports described...


(a) National teacher recruitment campaign The Secretary is authorized to establish and carry out a national teacher recruitment campaign, which may include activities carried ...


(a) Purpose The purpose of this part is to improve the academic achievement of students in the areas of mathematics and science by encouraging State educational...


(a) Grants authorized (1) Grants to partnerships For any fiscal year for which the funds appropriated under section 6663 of this title are less than $100,000,000, the ...


There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this part $450,000,000 for fiscal year 2002 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 5 succeeding fiscal years. ...


The purposes of this subpart are - (1) to support and promote the expansion of the National Writing Project network of sites so that teachers in every region of the...


(a) Authorization The Secretary is authorized to award a grant to the National Writing Project, a nonprofit educational organization that has as its primary purpose...


This subpart may be cited as the ''Education for Democracy Act''. ...


It is the purpose of this subpart - (1) to improve the quality of civics and government education by educating students about the history and principles of the ...


(a) Authority The Secretary is authorized to award grants to, or enter into contracts with - (1) the Center for Civic Education, to carry out civic education...


(a) The Citizen and the Constitution (1) Educational activities The Center for Civic Education - (A) shall use funds made available under grants or contracts ...


(a) Cooperative education exchange programs The Center for Civic Education, the National Council on Economic Education, and organizations described in section 6713(a)(3) of ...


There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this subpart $30,000,000 for fiscal year 2002 and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 5 succeeding fiscal years. ...


(a) In general The Secretary may establish and implement a program to be known as the ''Teaching American History Grant Program'', under which the Secretary shall award grants...


There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this subpart such sums as may be necessary for fiscal year 2002 and each of the 5 succeeding fiscal years. ...


This subpart may be cited as the ''Paul D. Coverdell Teacher Protection Act of 2001''. ...


The purpose of this subpart is to provide teachers, principals, and other school professionals the tools they need to undertake reasonable actions to maintain order, discipline,...


For purposes of this subpart: (1) Economic loss The term ''economic loss'' means any pecuniary loss resulting from harm (including the loss of earnings or other benefits ...


This subpart shall only apply to States that receive funds under this chapter, and shall apply to such a State as a condition of receiving such funds. ...


(a) Preemption This subpart preempts the laws of any State to the extent that such laws are inconsistent with this subpart, except that this subpart shall not preempt any...


(a) Liability protection for teachers Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, no teacher in a school shall be liable for harm caused by an act or omission of...


(a) General rule In any civil action against a teacher, based on an act or omission of a teacher acting within the scope of the teacher's employment or responsibilities to...


(a) In general This subpart shall take effect 90 days after January 8, 2002. (b) Application This subpart applies to any claim for harm caused by an act or omission of...


This part may be cited as the ''Enhancing Education Through Technology Act of 2001''. ...


(a) Purposes The purposes of this part are the following: (1) To provide assistance to States and localities for the implementation and support of a comprehensive...


In this part: (1) Eligible local entity The term ''eligible local entity'' means - (A) a high-need local educational agency; or (B) an eligible...


(a) In general There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out subparts 1 and 2 of this part, $1,000,000,000 for fiscal year 2002, and such sums as may be necessary for...


(a) Reservations and allotment From the amount made available to carry out this subpart under section 6754(b)(1) of this title for a fiscal year - (1) the Secretary...


(a) In general Of the amount provided to a State educational agency (from the agency's allotment under section 6761(a)(2) of this title) for a fiscal year - (1) the...


(a) In general To be eligible to receive a grant under this subpart, a State educational agency shall submit to the Secretary, at such time and in such manner as the Secretary...


(a) In general To be eligible to receive a subgrant from a State educational agency under this subpart, a local educational agency or eligible local entity shall submit to...


From funds made available under section 6762(a)(1) of this title, a State educational agency shall carry out activities and assist local efforts to carry out the purposes of...


(a) Professional development (1) In general A recipient of funds made available under section 6762(a)(2) of this title shall use not less than 25 percent of such funds to ...


(a) Study Using funds made available under section 6754(b)(2) of this title, the Secretary - (1) shall conduct an independent, long-term study, utilizing ...


(a) In general Based on the Nation's progress and an assessment by the Secretary of the continuing and future needs of the Nation's schools in effectively using technology...


(a) Program authorized (1) In general The Secretary is authorized to award grants to, or enter into contracts or cooperative agreements with, eligible entities ...


(a) In general No funds made available under this part to a local educational agency for an elementary school or secondary school that does not receive services at discount...


(a) Authorizations of appropriations (1) In general Subject to subsection (b) of this section, there are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this subchapter,...


This part may be cited as the ''English Language Acquisition, Language Enhancement, and Academic Achievement Act''. ...


The purposes of this part are - (1) to help ensure that children who are limited English proficient, including immigrant children and youth, attain English...


(a) In general In the case of each State educational agency having a plan approved by the Secretary for a fiscal year under section 6823 of this title, the Secretary shall make...


(a) Eligible entities For the purpose of carrying out programs under this part for individuals served by elementary schools, secondary schools, and postsecondary schools...


(a) Plan required Each State educational agency and specially qualified agency desiring a grant under this subpart shall submit a plan to the Secretary at such time, in...


(a) In general After making the reservation required under subsection (d)(1) of this section, each State educational agency receiving a grant under section 6821(c)(3) of...


(a) Purposes of subgrants A State educational agency may make a subgrant to an eligible entity from funds received by the agency under this subpart only if the entity agrees...


(a) Plan required Each eligible entity desiring a subgrant from the State educational agency under section 6824 of this title shall submit a plan to the State educational...


(a) In general Each eligible entity that receives a subgrant from a State educational agency under subpart 1 of this part shall provide such agency, at the conclusion of...


(a) Achievement objectives (1) In general Each State educational agency or specially qualified agency receiving a grant under subpart 1 of this part shall develop ...


(a) States Based upon the evaluations provided to a State educational agency under section 6841 of this title, each such agency that receives a grant under this part shall...


In order to maximize Federal efforts aimed at serving the educational needs of children of limited English proficiency, the Secretary shall coordinate and ensure close...


Nothing in this part shall be construed - (1) to prohibit a local educational agency from serving limited English proficient children simultaneously with children with ...


Nothing in this part shall be construed to negate or supersede State law, or the legal authority under State law of any State agency, State entity, or State public official,...


Nothing in this part shall be construed in a manner inconsistent with any Federal law guaranteeing a civil right. ...


Notwithstanding any other provision of this part, programs authorized under this part that serve Native American (including Native American Pacific Islander) children and children...


In carrying out this part, the Secretary shall neither mandate nor preclude the use of a particular curricular or pedagogical approach to educating limited English...


The Secretary shall use funds made available under section 6821(c)(1)(C) of this title to award grants on a competitive basis, for a period of not more than 5 years, to...


In this part, the term ''eligible entity'' means - (1) one or more local educational agencies; or (2) one or more local educational agencies, in collaboration with...


This part may be cited as the ''Improving Language Instruction Educational Programs For Academic Achievement Act''. ...


The purpose of this part is to help ensure that limited English proficient children master English and meet the same rigorous standards for academic achievement as all children...


(a) Eligible entities For the purpose of carrying out programs under this part for individuals served by elementary schools, secondary schools, and postsecondary schools...


For the purpose of carrying out programs under this part in the outlying areas, the term ''local educational agency'' includes public institutions or agencies whose mission is...


The purpose of this subpart is to assist local educational agencies, institutions of higher education, and community-based organizations, through the grants authorized under...


(a) Program authorized (1) Authority (A) In general The Secretary is authorized to award grants to eligible entities having applications approved under...


(a) Program authorized (1) Authority The Secretary is authorized to award grants to eligible entities having applications approved under section 6914 of this title...


(a) In general (1) Secretary To receive a grant under this subpart, an eligible entity described in section 6912 or 6913 of this title shall submit an application...


Each recipient of a grant under this subpart shall use the grant in ways that will build such recipient's capacity to continue to offer high-quality language instruction...


Notwithstanding any other provision of this part, programs authorized under this subpart that serve Native American (including Native American Pacific Islander) children and...


(a) Evaluation Each recipient of funds under this subpart for a program shall annually conduct an evaluation of the program and submit to the Secretary a report concerning...


Nothing in this subpart shall be construed to prohibit a local educational agency from serving limited English proficient children simultaneously with children with...


(a) In general The Secretary is authorized to conduct data collection, dissemination, research, and ongoing program evaluation activities in accordance with the provisions of...


(a) Administration The Secretary shall conduct research activities authorized by this subpart through the Office of Educational Research and Improvement in coordination...


(a) Authority The Secretary may make grants to State educational agencies to assist the agencies in recognizing local educational agencies and other public and nonprofit...


(a) State grant program The Secretary is authorized to make an award to a State educational agency that demonstrates, to the satisfaction of the Secretary, that such...


(a) In general The Secretary may make grants for the development, publication, and dissemination of high-quality instruction materials - (1) in Native American...


(a) Purpose The purpose of this section is to provide assistance to prepare educators to improve educational services for limited English proficient children by - ...


The purpose of this subpart is to assist eligible local educational agencies that experience unexpectedly large increases in their student population due to immigration - ...


For any fiscal year, a State educational agency may reserve not more than 1.5 percent (2 percent if the State educational agency distributes funds received under this subpart to...


Whenever the Secretary, after providing reasonable notice and opportunity for a hearing to any State educational agency, finds that there is a failure to comply with a requirement...


(a) Payments The Secretary shall, in accordance with the provisions of this section, make payments to State educational agencies for each of the fiscal years 2002 through 2008...


(a) Submission No State educational agency shall receive any payment under this subpart for any fiscal year unless such agency submits an application to the Secretary at...


(a) Notification of amount The Secretary, not later than June 1 of each year, shall notify each State educational agency that has an application approved under section 6965...


(a) Use of funds Funds awarded under this subpart shall be used to pay for enhanced instructional opportunities for immigrant children and youth, which may include - ...


(a) Biennial report Each State educational agency receiving funds under this subpart shall submit, once every 2 years, a report to the Secretary concerning the expenditure...


The Secretary shall allow entities carrying out professional development programs funded under this part to use funds provided under this part for professional release time to...


A State educational agency, and when applicable, the State board for postsecondary education, shall be notified within 3 working days after the date an award under this part is...


(a) Coordination with related programs In order to maximize Federal efforts aimed at serving the educational needs of children and youth of limited English proficiency,...


Except as otherwise provided, in this subchapter: (1) Child The term ''child'' means any individual aged 3 through 21. (2) Community-based organization The...


(a) In general Each eligible entity using funds provided under this subchapter to provide a language instruction educational program shall, not later than 30 days after...


The Secretary shall establish and support the operation of a National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition and Language Instruction Educational Programs, which...


In developing regulations under this subchapter, the Secretary shall consult with State educational agencies and local educational agencies, organizations representing limited...


This part may be cited as the ''Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act''. ...


The purpose of this part is to support programs that prevent violence in and around schools; that prevent the illegal use of alcohol, tobacco, and drugs; that involve parents...


There are authorized to be appropriated - (1) $650,000,000 for fiscal year 2002, and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 5 succeeding fiscal years, for State ...


(a) Reservations (1) In general From the amount made available under section 7103(1) of this title to carry out this subpart for each fiscal year, the Secretary - ...


(a) State reservation for the chief executive officer of a State (1) In general The chief executive officer of a State may reserve not more than 20 percent of the...


(a) In general In order to receive an allotment under section 7111(b) of this title for any fiscal year, a State shall submit to the Secretary, at such time as the Secretary...


(a) In general (1) Funds to local educational agencies A State shall provide the amount made available to the State under this subpart, less the amounts reserved...


(a) Principles of effectiveness (1) In general For a program or activity developed pursuant to this subpart to meet the principles of effectiveness, such program...


(a) State report (1) In general By December 1, 2003, and every 2 years thereafter, the chief executive officer of the State, in cooperation with the State ...


(a) General authority From the funds made available pursuant to section 7111(a)(1)(C) of this title to carry out this section, the Secretary shall make grants to or enter...


(a) Program authorized From funds made available to carry out this subpart under section 7103(2) of this title, the Secretary, in consultation with the Secretary of Health...


(a) Biennial evaluation The Secretary, in consultation with the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Advisory Committee described in section 7134 of this title,...


(a) Grant authorization From funds made available to carry out this subpart under section 7103(2) of this title the Secretary may make grants to local educational agencies...


(a) Establishment (1) In general There is hereby established an advisory committee to be known as the ''Safe and Drug Free Schools and Communities Advisory ...


(a) In general From funds made available to carry out this subpart under section 7103(2) of this title, the Secretary may provide for the establishment of a National...


(a) In general From funds made available to carry out this subpart under section 7103(2) of this title, the Secretary may make grants to States to carry out programs under...


(a) Center From funds made available to carry out this subpart under section 7103(2) of this title, the Secretary, the Attorney General, and the Secretary of Energy may enter...


(a) Establishment From funds made available to carry out this subpart under section 7103(2) of this title, the Secretary of Education and the Attorney General may...


(a) In general The Secretary, in consultation with the Administrator of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, may award grants from funds made...


(a) Purpose; definitions (1) Purpose The purpose of this section is to make assistance available to promote mentoring programs for children with greatest need - ...


(a) Short title This subpart may be cited as the ''Gun-Free Schools Act''. (b) Requirements (1) In general Each State receiving Federal funds under any subchapter...


In this part: (1) Controlled substance The term ''controlled substance'' means a drug or other substance identified under Schedule I, II, III, IV, or V in ...


(a) ''Wrong and harmful'' message Drug and violence prevention programs supported under this part shall convey a clear and consistent message that the illegal use of drugs...


Upon receipt of written notification from the parents or legal guardians of a student, the local educational agency shall withdraw such student from any program or activity...


No funds under this part may be used for - (1) construction (except for minor remodeling needed to accomplish the purposes of this part); or (2) medical services,...


(a) Nonapplication of provisions This section shall not apply to any disciplinary records with respect to a suspension or expulsion that are transferred from a private,...


(a) Purpose The purpose of this part is to provide opportunities for communities to establish or expand activities in community learning centers that - (1)...


(a) Reservation From the funds appropriated under section 7176 of this title for any fiscal year, the Secretary shall reserve - (1) such amount as may be necessary to...


(a) In general In order to receive an allotment under section 7172 of this title for any fiscal year, a State shall submit to the Secretary, at such time as the Secretary...


(a) In general A State that receives funds under this part for a fiscal year shall provide the amount made available under section 7172(c)(1) of this title to eligible...


(a) Authorized activities Each eligible entity that receives an award under this part may use the award funds to carry out a broad array of before and after school...


There are authorized to be appropriated - (1) $1,250,000,000 for fiscal year 2002; (2) $1,500,000,000 for fiscal year 2003; (3) $1,750,000,000 for fiscal year 2004; ...


This part may be cited as the ''Pro-Children Act of 2001''. ...


As used in this part: (1) Children The term ''children'' means individuals who have not attained the age of 18. (2) Children's services The term...


(a) Prohibition After January 8, 2002, no person shall permit smoking within any indoor facility owned or leased or contracted for, and utilized, by such person for provision...


Nothing in this part is intended to preempt any provision of law of a State or political subdivision of a State that is more restrictive than a provision of this part. ...


(a) Purposes The purposes of this part are the following: (1) To support local education reform efforts that are consistent with and support statewide education...


(a) In general From the sums appropriated to carry out this part for each fiscal year and not reserved under subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary shall allot, and...


(a) Distribution rule (1) Allocation of base amounts From the amount made available to a State educational agency under this part for a fiscal year, the State...