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H.R.2228: Assessment Accuracy and Improvement Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about education
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Sponsor Tom Petri, R-Wis.
Total Cosponsors 2 (All Democrats)
Introduced June 3, 2013
Latest Major Action July 8, 2013
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
  • Bill passed in the House   
  • Bill passed in the Senate   
  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

Assessment Accuracy and Improvement Act - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow states to require the use of adaptive assessments of student progress toward state academic performance standards that accurately assess student achievement above and below grade level while also measuring grade-level performance.

Defines an "adaptive assessment" as one that changes in difficulty in accordance with a student's performance but reports its outcome on a scale common to all students.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 8, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.
June 3, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.