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H.R.2710: Restoration of Parental Rights and State Sovereignty Act of 2013
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||education|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||John Culberson, R-Texas|
|Total Cosponsors||4 (All Republicans)|
|Introduced||July 17, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||Sept. 13, 2013|
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- Bill introduced in the House
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill signed into law
Restoration of Parental Rights and State Sovereignty Act of 2013 - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA) to prohibit the Secretary of Education from forcing a state to satisfy any requirement imposed as a condition of receiving assistance under an ESEA grant program.
Prohibits the Secretary from releasing assistance to a state under an ESEA grant program unless the state's legislature has by law expressly approved the program. Allows that approval to be accomplished by a vote to affirm a state budget that includes the use of such federal funds, but requires that budget to expressly include any requirement imposed as a condition on the state's receipt of those funds.
Prohibits ESEA funds that are not allocated to a state due to the state's failure to affirmatively agree to their receipt from being reallocated among the other states.
Expresses the intent of Congress that control over public education and parental rights to control the...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Sept. 13, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.|
|July 17, 2013||Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.|