ERIC Number: ED072519
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
School Busing. Hearings Before Subcommittee No. 5 of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, Ninety-second Congress, Second Session on Proposed Amendments to the Constitution and Legislation Relating to Transportation and Assignment of Public School Pupils. Parts 1-3. Serial No. 32.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on the Judiciary.
This document contains statements by educators, government officials, constitutional experts, and concerned citizens and groups concerning House Joint Resolution 620, other proposed amendments to the constitution, and legislative measures relating to the assignment and transportation of school pupils. The joint resolutions and proposals take various approaches including (1) forbidding schools to take race into consideration in assigning pupils to schools, (2) constitutionalizing neighborhood schools, (3) forbidding busing to achieve racial balance, and (4) "freedom-of-choice proposals. (JF)
Descriptors: Agency Role, Bus Transportation, Court Litigation, Desegregation Methods, Desegregation Plans, Federal Courts, Federal Government, Federal Legislation, Free Choice Transfer Programs, Government Role, Neighborhood Schools, Racial Balance, Racial Distribution, Racially Balanced Schools, Speeches, Student Transportation
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Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on the Judiciary.