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Last Action Description
Aug. 11, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5787

Securing Our Schools Act of 2016

Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.

July 15, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5644

Shift Back to Society Act of 2016

Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.

July 14, 2016
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H.R.10

SOAR Reauthorization Act

Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 561.

H.R.4901

SOAR Reauthorization Act

Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 564.

H.R.5846

Securing American Families by Educating and Training You (SAFETY) Through Nonviolence Act of 2016

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.R.5838

Transparency in Student Lending Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.R.5899

Strengthening Forgiveness for Public Servants Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

July 13, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5756

Degrees Not Debt Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

July 12, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.3179

Empowering Students Through Enhanced Financial Counseling Act

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.5528

Simplifying the Application for Student Aid Act

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.5530

HBCU Capital Financing Improvement Act

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.5738

Stronger Together School Diversity Act of 2016

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

June 29, 2016
Bill Status

S.3122

REAL Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.3116

Empowering Students Through Enhanced Financial Counseling Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

June 22, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5567

Student Loan Interest Rate Parity Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

June 14, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5481

Ensure Responsible Borrowing Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

June 9, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5427

Stand Up For Students Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

May 31, 2016
Bill Status

H.RES.765

Honoring in praise and remembrance the outstanding achievements in scholastic, athletic and humanitarian excellence of Mr. Sarid Chaim Shahdaiah.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

H.RES.764

Honoring in praise and remembrance the wonderful achievements in academic, athletic and humanitarian distinction of Quincy Williams.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

May 27, 2016
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H.RES.763

Honoring in praise and remembrance the outstanding achievements in scholastic, athletic, and humanitarian excellence of Sarid Chaim Shahdaiah.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

May 26, 2016
Bill Status

H.CON.RES.134

Expressing the sense of the Congress regarding the need for increased diversity and inclusion in the tech sector, and increased access to opportunity in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) education.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.RES.756

Expressing support for a whole child approach to education and recognizing the role of parents, educators, and community members in providing a whole child approach to education for each student.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

May 18, 2016
Bill Status

H.RES.740

Congratulating Dr. and Mrs. David and Valerie Hodge on a successful 10-year tenure as President of Miami University.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

May 17, 2016
Bill Status

S.1352

Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.

H.R.5265

Transparency in Taxpayer-Funded Discrimination Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

May 12, 2016
Bill Status

H.RES.726

Recognizing the 100th anniversary of the founding of the American Federation of Teachers.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

April 28, 2016
Bill Status

S.RES.449

A resolution congratulating the students, parents, teachers, and leaders of charter schools across the United States for making ongoing contributions to education, and supporting the ideals and goals of the 17th annual National Charter Schools Week, to be held May 1 through May 7, 2016.

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2576-2577; text as passed Senate: CR S2564)

April 27, 2016
Bill Status

S.1928

NEST Act

Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.

S.2859

College Access Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

H.R.5074

To prohibit the provision of Federal funds to any State or local educational agency that denies or prevents participation in constitutional prayer in schools.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

April 26, 2016
Bill Status

H.CON.RES.130

Supporting the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) and recognizing 50 years of organized academic veterinary medicine in the United States.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research.

S.RES.440

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate about the importance of effective civic and government education programs in schools in the United States.

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2463; text as passed Senate: CR S2462)

April 19, 2016
Bill Status

H.RES.691

Expressing support for designation of the week of April 18, 2016, through April 22, 2016, as "National Specialized Instructional Support Personnel Awareness Week".

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

April 15, 2016
Bill Status

H.RES.684

Recognizing the achievements of America's high school valedictorians of the graduating class of 2016, encouraging civic engagement, and commending academic excellence of all American high school students.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

April 14, 2016
Bill Status

S.RES.311

A resolution honoring Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, as Rutgers celebrates its 250th anniversary.

Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

S.RES.428

A resolution congratulating the 2016 national champions, the University of South Dakota Coyotes, for winning the 2016 Women's National Invitation Tournament.

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2107; text as passed Senate: CR S2102)

April 13, 2016
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H.RES.678

Expressing support for designation of the week of March 27, 2016, through April 2, 2016, as National Young Audiences Arts for Learning Week.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

April 6, 2016
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S.2753

Elevating Educator Preparation Through Innovation Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

March 23, 2016
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H.R.4845

Disabled Veterans Student Loan Protection Act of 2016

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.R.4260

Servicemember Higher Education Protection Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.3684

Preserving Teacher Loan Forgiveness for Military Spouses Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3948

Student Loan Transfers Disclosure Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.4109

Protecting Financial Aid for Students and Taxpayers Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.4415

Early Pell Promise Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3582

Digital Learning Equity Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.4013

Equity and Excellence in American Education Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.3634

Student Loan Debt Protection Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.4043

Higher Education Access and Success for Homeless and Foster Youth Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3790

DISTANCE Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.4385

College for All Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.4471

Educator Preparation Reform Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3551

Ravi Thackurdeen Safe Students Study Abroad Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3542

Early Learning Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.3512

Pell Grant Restoration Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.4256

Simple Income-Based Repayment Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.4028

IDEA High Cost Pool Funding Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.3834

GEAR UP for Counseling

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.4054

Ensuring Quality Education for Veterans Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3695

ExCEL Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.4158

RISE Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.4041

America Can Code Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.4021

Enhancing Education Through Technology Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.3925

Recruiting and Retaining Effective School Leaders Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.4098

Minority-Serving Institution Fairness Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3944

Physician Assistant Higher Education Modernization Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3751

Federal Student Loan Refinancing Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3721

Affordable College Textbook Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.4191

United States Virgin Islands College Access Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

March 17, 2016
Bill Status

S.RES.407

A resolution congratulating the University of Wyoming men's Nordic ski team for winning the 38th annual United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association national championship.

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1607; text as passed Senate: CR S1602)

S.2710

Women and Minorities in STEM Booster Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1596)

S.2718

Perkins Fund for Equity and Excellence

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1598)

S.1177

Every Student Succeeds Act

By Senator Alexander from Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions filed written report. Report No. 114-231. Additional views filed.

March 15, 2016
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S.2677

In the Red Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

March 14, 2016
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H.RES.641

Expressing support for designation of March 14, 2016, as "National Pi Day".

Referred to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology.

March 3, 2016
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H.R.4681

Child Care Access Means Parents in School Reauthorization Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.R.4691

ALLERGY Act

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

March 1, 2016
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S.RES.382

A resolution congratulating the community colleges of Iowa for 50 years of outstanding service to the State of Iowa, the United States, and the world.

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1167-1168; text as passed Senate: CR S1139-1140)

Feb. 29, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.4652

CLEAR Act

Referred to House Ways and Means

Feb. 18, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.3033

Research Excellence and Advancements for Dyslexia Act

Became Public Law No: 114-124.

Feb. 11, 2016
Bill Status

S.2557

SUCCESS Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

H.RES.612

Expressing support for designation of February 12, 2016 as "National No One Eats Alone Day".

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Feb. 10, 2016
Bill Status

S.2418

Countering Online Recruitment of Violent Extremists Act of 2015

Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.

Feb. 9, 2016
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S.RES.369

A resolution affirming the importance of student data privacy and recognizing Digital Learning Day.

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S757-758; text as passed Senate: CR S742)

Feb. 8, 2016
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H.RES.593

Expressing support for designation of the week of February 1, 2016, through February 5, 2016, as "National School Counseling Week".

Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E129)

Feb. 3, 2016
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S.RES.358

A resolution designating February 1 through 5, 2016, as "National School Counseling Week".

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S571; text as passed Senate: CR S577)

S.2491

Children's Head Start Intervention for Life and Development Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Feb. 2, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.4426

Educational Freedom Accounts Act

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

H.RES.599

Recognizing January 2016 as "National Mentoring Month", and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Dec. 18, 2015
Bill Status

S.RES.339

A resolution congratulating the University of Iowa College of Law for 150 years of outstanding service to the State of Iowa, the United States, and the world.

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8865-8866; text as passed Senate: CR S8886-8887)

S.2428

Service for Schools Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Dec. 11, 2015
Bill Status

H.CON.RES.101

Supporting the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) and recognizing 50 years of organized academic veterinary medicine in the United States.

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.

Nov. 19, 2015
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S.2317

Minority-Serving Institution Fairness Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Nov. 17, 2015
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S.2290

Head Start Improvement Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Nov. 16, 2015
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H.R.2411

Strong Start for America's Children Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.1957

Pell Grant Cost of Tuition Adjustment Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3180

Flexible Pell Grant for 21st Century Students Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.2902

Safe Schools Improvement Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2962

America's College Promise Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3372

Flexibility to Innovate for College Affordability Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.2518

Student Right to Know Before You Go Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.2590

Young Farmer Success Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3432

Investing in Student Success Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.3327

Kids Before Cons Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.2378

Reducing Barriers to Learning Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.3141

Teach Safe Relationships Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2634

Public School Emergency Relief Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2762

GIRLS STEM Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2960

TALENT Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2192

PRO Students Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.2794

Strengthen and Unite Communities with Civics Education and English Development Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.2545

Simon Wiesenthal Holocaust Education Assistance Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2371

Broadening Opportunities Through Education Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.3265

Student Financial Aid Simplification Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.2013

FIT Kids Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2056

Computer Science Career Education Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.3067

Child Sexual Abuse Awareness and Prevention Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.3096

To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to award grants to State and local educational agencies for the establishment, improvement, and expansion of world language education programs.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2965

Building on Local District Flexibility in IDEA Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2089

E-BOOK Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.2763

GREEN Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.3221

Homeless and Foster Youth Achievement Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2375

Student Support Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2155

Community STEM Learning Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2537

College Affordability and Innovation Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.1507

IN STATE Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.1574

Students Helping Young Students Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.2062

Protecting Student Athletes From Concussions Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2149

Equal Access to Quality Education Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2364

Protect Student Borrowers Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.2382

Enable More Parents to Opt-Out Without Endangering Resources Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2217

Caring Start Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2417

Foreign Medical School Accountability Fairness Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.1962

Investing for Tomorrow's Schools Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

H.R.2022

Put School Counselors Where They're Needed Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.2065

Go to High School, Go to College Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.2004

Online Education Verification Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.1827

Helping Schools Protect Our Children Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.1519

Recognizing Achievement in Classified School Employees Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.1573

Higher Education and Employment Transparency Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.RES.527

Supporting the goals and ideals of American Education Week.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Nov. 5, 2015
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H.R.3967

Stop Social Security Garnishment for Student Debt Act of 2015

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

H.RES.521

Expressing support for designation of the week beginning on November 9, 2015, as "National School Psychology Week".

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Oct. 30, 2015
Bill Status

S.RES.301

A resolution calling on the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation to modify the accreditation standards of the Council to prevent the standards from negatively impacting Alaska Native and Native American teacher candidates.

Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S7676; text of measure as introduced: CR S7675-7676)

Oct. 29, 2015
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H.RES.505

Honoring the 50th anniversary of the Higher Education Act of 1965.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Oct. 21, 2015
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S.2191

PARTNERSHIPS Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.2190

REST Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Oct. 9, 2015
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H.RES.478

Commemorating the 150th Anniversary of Ottawa University in Ottawa, Kansas.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Oct. 8, 2015
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S.2176

Affordable College Textbook Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S7276-7277)

S.2174

Creating Quality Technical Educators Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S7275-7276)

Oct. 5, 2015
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S.RES.277

A resolution recognizing the month of October 2015 as "National Principals Month".

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7127; text as passed Senate: CR S7125)

Sept. 24, 2015
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S.RES.258

A resolution designating the week of September 20 through 26, 2015, as "National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week".

Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

Sept. 22, 2015
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S.2064

Career and Technical Education Opportunity Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Sept. 16, 2015
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S.2037

Pell Grant Restoration Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Sept. 8, 2015
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H.R.3450

Student Debt Repayment Fairness Act of 2015

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

Aug. 18, 2015
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H.R.1441

Manufacturing Universities Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Research and Technology.

Aug. 5, 2015
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S.1939

Student Protection and Success Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.1998

Middle Class CHANCE Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.1948

AFFORD Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

July 30, 2015
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S.RES.239

A resolution commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Virginia Institute of Marine Science of the College of William & Mary.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S6194)

S.1900

JOBS Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S6189)

July 29, 2015
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S.590

Campus Accountability and Safety Act

Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Hearings held.

H.RES.405

Calling on the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation to modify its accreditation standards to prevent the standards from negatively impacting Alaska Native and American Indian teacher candidates.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.RES.404

Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Virginia Institute of Marine Science of the College of William & Mary.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

July 28, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.3022

To require that Grambling State University be eligible to receive funds under the Act of August 30, 1890.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research.

July 27, 2015
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H.R.3223

Timothy Nugent Congressional Gold Medal Act

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

July 9, 2015
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S.1729

Disaggregating Student Outcomes by Disability Category Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

July 7, 2015
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S.1708

Charter School Accountability Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

June 24, 2015
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S.1664

Military and Veterans Education Protection Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

June 18, 2015
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S.1609

Middle School STEP Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S4301-4302)

S.1639

Education Stability for Foster Youth Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

June 16, 2015
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H.RES.318

Condemning resolutions or policies calling for or instituting a boycott of Israeli academic institutions or scholars by institutions of higher learning and scholarly associations.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

June 11, 2015
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S.1556

Adjunct Faculty Loan Fairness Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S4106-4107; text of measure as introduced: CR S4107)

June 10, 2015
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H.RES.308

Recognizing the importance of the Wisconsin Idea and the University of Wisconsin System for the benefit they have brought and continue to bring to the State of Wisconsin, the United States, and the world.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

June 3, 2015
Bill Status

H.RES.294

Expressing support for the continuation of the Perkins Loan Program.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

June 1, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.2267

PACT (Protecting All College Tuition) Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.

May 19, 2015
Bill Status

S.1380

Strong Start for America's Children Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.1373

College for All Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S.1374

Foreign Medical School Accountability Fairness Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S3301-3302; text of measure as introduced: CR S3063-3064)

May 14, 2015
Bill Status

S.1355

College Affordability and Innovation Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

May 12, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.2281

States' Education Reclamation Act of 2015

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

May 8, 2015
Bill Status

H.RES.253

Recognizing the roles and contributions of America's teachers to building and enhancing the Nation's civic, cultural, and economic well-being.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

May 5, 2015
Bill Status

S.1195

Student Right to Know Before You Go Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S2652)

May 4, 2015
Bill Status

S.1184

Computer Science Career Education Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

May 1, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.2092

Student Digital Privacy and Parental Rights Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade.

H.RES.247

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that adding art and design into Federal programs that target the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields encourages innovation and economic growth in the United States.

Referred to House Science, Space, and Technology

April 30, 2015
Bill Status

S.1166

BUILD Career and Technical Education Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

April 29, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.939

Pell Grant Funding Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.1352

Student Loan Borrowers' Bill of Rights Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.1421

Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.1310

Campus Accountability and Safety Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.649

Student Loan Refinancing Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.551

IDEA Full Funding Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.408

SMART Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.275

To establish a commission to identify and examine issues of national concern related to the conduct of intercollegiate athletics, to make recommendations for the resolution of the issues, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.678

21st Century Classroom Innovation Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.73

America RISING Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.794

STEM Master Teacher Corps Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.848

Great Teaching and Leading for Great Schools Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.1279

Education and Workforce Innovation Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.495

DIPLOMA Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.1287

Higher Education Reform and Opportunity Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.523

Prescribe A Book Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.858

LEARN Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.770

Impact Aid Fairness and Equity Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.1285

Eliminating the Hidden Student Loan Tax Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.1071

Fiscal Fairness Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.1079

Counseling for Career Choice Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.1070

Student Bill of Rights

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.1131

Fairness in Student Loan Lending Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.966

Ready-to-Compete Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.847

Investing in Innovation for Education Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.773

Transform Education in America through Choice Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.833

Diverse Teachers Recruitment Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.736

To authorize the appropriation of funds to be used to recruit, hire, and train 100,000 new classroom paraprofessionals in order to improve educational achievement for children.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.922

STEM PREP Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.834

Helping Military Children Succeed in Schools Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.562

Improving Education for Foster Youth Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.645

American Manufacturing Jobs for Students Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.717

All Students Count Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

H.R.565

Stepping Up to STEM Education Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

H.R.463

PRO-LIFE Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.

April 28, 2015
Bill Status

S.1122

Court Legal Access and Student Support (CLASS) Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S2479)

April 27, 2015
Bill Status

S.1102

Protect Student Borrowers Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure:CR S2433)

April 23, 2015
Bill Status

S.1075

FIT Kids Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

April 22, 2015
Bill Status

S.RES.146

A resolution expressing support for the designation of the week of April 13 through April 17, 2015, as "National Assistant Principals Week".

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2319; text of measure as passed Senate: CR S2357-2358)

S.1062

Year-Round Pell Grant Restoration Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.1061

Pell Grant Cost of Tuition Adjustment Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.1050

INSPIRES Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.1060

Pell Grant Protection Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.1059

College Options for DREAMers Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

April 21, 2015
Bill Status

S.RES.143

A resolution supporting efforts to ensure that students have access to debt-free higher education.

Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S2306)

S.1025

Student Testing Improvement and Accountability Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

April 16, 2015
Bill Status

S.RES.137

A resolution congratulating the administration, staff, students, and alumni of Roosevelt University on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the University.

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2255; text as passed Senate: CR S2254)

S.988

Protecting Student Athletes from Concussions Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S2249-2250; text of measure as introduced: CR S2250-2251)

H.CON.RES.38

Supporting the goals and ideals of the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network's (GLSEN) National Day of Silence in bringing attention to anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender name-calling, bullying, and harassment faced by individuals in schools.

Referred to House Judiciary

April 15, 2015
Bill Status

H.RES.205

Congratulating the administration, staff, students, and alumni of Roosevelt University on the occasion of the University's 70th anniversary.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

April 13, 2015
Bill Status

S.897

Jesse Lewis Empowering Educators Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

March 27, 2015
Bill Status

H.RES.175

Expressing support for designation of March 2015 as "National Cheerleading Safety Month".

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

March 26, 2015
Bill Status

S.894

Innovate America Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

March 25, 2015
Bill Status

S.867

STEM Education for the Global Economy Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

March 23, 2015
Bill Status

H.RES.164

Recognizing Dr. Elmira Mangum as the first female president of Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

March 19, 2015
Bill Status

S.811

Supportive School Climate Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

H.RES.161

Expressing support for designation of September 18 as "National Innovation in Education Day".

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

March 18, 2015
Bill Status

S.771

Manufacturing Universities Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.793

Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1632-1633)

March 17, 2015
Bill Status

H.RES.153

Supporting the goals and ideals of National Middle Level Education Month.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

March 16, 2015
Bill Status

H.RES.151

Expressing support for designation of the week of March 15, 2015, through March 21, 2015, as National Young Audiences Arts for Learning Week.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

March 10, 2015
Bill Status

S.696

Next Generation High Schools Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

March 4, 2015
Bill Status

S.CON.RES.9

A concurrent resolution honoring the life and memory of Reverend Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., president emeritus of the University of Notre Dame.

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S1310)

S.672

Keep Kids in School Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.658

Local Taxpayer Relief Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

H.CON.RES.24

Honoring the life and memory of Reverend Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., president emeritus of the University of Notre Dame.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

March 3, 2015
Bill Status

S.645

Prepare All Kids Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

H.RES.137

Supporting the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Feb. 26, 2015
Bill Status

S.604

Veteran Education Empowerment Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

S.581

Success in the Middle Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.580

Community Partnerships in Education Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Feb. 25, 2015
Bill Status

S.559

Supporting Academic Freedom through Regulatory Relief Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.557

Accelerated Learning Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Feb. 23, 2015
Bill Status

S.RES.83

A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of the Secondary School Student Athletes' Bill of Rights.

Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S1033)

Feb. 20, 2015
Bill Status

H.RES.112

Supporting the goals and ideals of the Secondary School Student Athletes' Bill of Rights.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Feb. 19, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.831

Supporting Afterschool STEM Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Research and Technology.

Feb. 12, 2015
Bill Status

S.476

School Principal Recruitment and Training Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Feb. 11, 2015
Bill Status

S.464

Native Hawaiian Education Reauthorization Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.451

Enhancing Education Through Technology Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Feb. 10, 2015
Bill Status

S.442

Innovation Inspiration School Grant Program Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.444

Supporting Afterschool STEM Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Feb. 9, 2015
Bill Status

S.418

Promoting Health as Youth Skills in Classrooms and Life Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.416

Pregnant and Parenting Students Access to Education Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Feb. 5, 2015
Bill Status

S.396

Proprietary Education Oversight Coordination Improvement Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S834-836)

H.RES.92

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of Project Head Start.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Feb. 4, 2015
Bill Status

S.363

TALENT Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Feb. 3, 2015
Bill Status

S.342

21st Century Classroom Innovation Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.355

Teach Safe Relationships Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S738)

H.RES.82

Calling on schools and State and local educational agencies to recognize that dyslexia has significant educational implications that must be addressed.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Jan. 30, 2015
Bill Status

S.325

All-Year Schools Support Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Jan. 29, 2015
Bill Status

S.311

Safe Schools Improvement Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

S.308

After School for America's Children Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Jan. 28, 2015
Bill Status

S.277

Strengthening Research in Adult Education Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

H.RES.64

Recognizing January 2015 as "National Mentoring Month".

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Jan. 27, 2015
Bill Status

S.265

CHOICE Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Jan. 21, 2015
Bill Status

H.CON.RES.8

Supporting the goals and ideals of No Name-Calling Week in bringing attention to name-calling of all kinds and providing schools with the tools and inspiration to launch an on-going dialogue about ways to eliminate name-calling and bullying in their communities.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Jan. 20, 2015
Bill Status

S.RES.30

A resolution designating the week of January 25 through January 31, 2015, as "National School Choice Week".

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S300; text as passed Senate: CR S291)

Jan. 16, 2015
Bill Status

S.182

LOCAL Level Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Jan. 14, 2015
Bill Status

H.RES.35

Supporting the contributions of Catholic schools.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

H.RES.36

Honoring the 22 years of mentoring, guidance, and educational assistance provided by the 5000 Role Models of Excellence Project and recognizing its positive impact on the lives of at-risk boys and men of color.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Jan. 9, 2015
Bill Status

S.144

Local Leadership in Education Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Jan. 8, 2015
Bill Status

S.RES.24

A resolution recognizing the 150th anniversary of Bowie State University.

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S118; text as passed Senate: CR S108-109)

Jan. 7, 2015
Bill Status

S.102

21st Century Charter School Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Jan. 6, 2015
Bill Status

S.37

Core Opportunity Resources for Equity and Excellence Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S19-20)