ERIC Number: ED350101
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Jul-31
Reference Count: N/A
Head Start Improvement Act of 1992. Report To Accompany H.R. 5630. Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, 102d Congress, 2d Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
This committee report recommends the passage of the Head Start Improvement Act of 1992, which amends the Head Start Act. The committee's report includes discussions of: (1) the history of legislation affecting the Head Start program; (2) the need for the current legislation; (3) local control of allocated funds; (4) a waiver of the requirement for Head Start program participants to match federal funds with nonfederal funds; (5) transportation of Head Start children to and from school; (6) reviews of agencies granted Head Start funds; (7) the provision of literacy training to parents of Head Start children; (8) the provision of medical benefits to younger siblings of Head Start children; (9) Head Start facilities; and (10) the elimination of application priority to certain agencies applying for participation in the Head Start program. The report summarizes individual sections of the Head Start Improvement Act of 1992, and indicates changes in existing law made by the bill, as reported. (BC)
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.