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ERIC Number: ED415433
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Jul-14
Pages: 190
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
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Carl D. Perkins Vocational-Technical Education Act Amendments of 1997. Report Together with Additional and Minority Views [To Accompany H.R. 1853].
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
This congressional report presents and examines the Carl D. Perkins Vocational-Technical Education Act Amendments of 1997. The following items are included: text of the amendments; summary of three hearings held in preparation for amending the Perkins Act; statement of views of the Committee on Education and the Workforce regarding needed changes in the act; overviews and section-by-section analyses of the impact of the amendments on the four titles of the 1990 Perkins Act; oversight findings of the committee; estimate of the amendments' cost; voting record of the members of the Committee on Education and the Workforce on the individual amendments; text of changes made in the 1990 Perkins Act by the amendments; and additional and minority views regarding the amendments. The text of changes in the 1990 Perkins Act constitutes approximately 75% of the report and details changes in the following: vocational-technical education assistance to the states (including state organization and planning responsibilities); basic state grants for vocational-technical education (including funds allocated for secondary, postsecondary, and adult vocational-technical education programs and for rural areas, special populations, and large cities); research and development (including funding for tech prep); and general provisions (federal administrative provisions; state administrative provisions; definitions). (MN)
U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents Congressional Sales Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Carl D Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act 1990