ERIC Number: ED349738
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Aug-10
Reference Count: N/A
Education of the Deaf Act Amendments of 1992 (To Accompany H.R. 5483). House of Representatives, 102d Congress, 2d Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
This congressional report presents amendments to the Education of the Deaf Act of 1986 and recommends the amended bill's passage. The amended bill extends the authorizations for Gallaudet University and the National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID). The bill repeals parts B and C of Title I, consolidating the authorities for the elementary and secondary programs (the Model Secondary School and the Kendall Demonstration School) under the authority of the Gallaudet University programs. The bill increases accountability for funds provided to Gallaudet University and the NTID and improves the administration of their programs. The bill also repeals Title III, which authorized the Commission on the Education of the Deaf, stating that the Commission's duties have been completed. The report reprints the bill as amended, describes its legislative history, offers views of the House of Representatives Committee on Education and Labor on each of the bill's sections, offers a cost estimate from the Congressional Budget Office, and provides a section-by-section analysis of the bill. (JDD)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
Identifiers: Commission on Education of the Deaf; Congress 102nd; Education of the Deaf Act Amendments 1992; Gallaudet University DC; Kendall Demonstration Elementary School DC; Model Secondary School for the Deaf DC; National Technical Institute for the Deaf
Note: Report submitted by Representative Forel (Michigan) from the House Committee on Education and Labor. Print is small in parts.