H.R. 3269 (104th): Impact Aid Technical Amendments of 1996

Introduced:
Apr 18, 1996 (104th Congress, 1995–1996)
Status:
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 104-195.
Sponsor
Randall “Duke” Cunningham
Representative for California's 51st congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Sep 04, 1996
Length
6 pages
Related Bills
S. 1509 (Related)
A bill to amend the Impact Aid program to provide for hold-harmless with respect ...

Passed Senate
Last Action: Dec 22, 1995

 
Status

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 16, 1996.

Progress
Introduced Apr 18, 1996
Referred to Committee Apr 18, 1996
Reported by Committee May 01, 1996
Passed House May 07, 1996
Passed Senate with Changes Aug 02, 1996
House Agreed to Changes Sep 04, 1996
Signed by the President Sep 16, 1996
 
Full Title

To amend the Impact Aid program to provide for a hold-harmless with respect to amounts for payments relating to the Federal acquisition of real property and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (1D, 1R) (show)
Committees

House Education and the Workforce

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Library of Congress Summary

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8/2/1996--Passed Senate amended.
Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA) with respect to impact aid programs.
Section 1 -
Adds a hold harmless provision relating to Federal acquisition of real property, whereby no eligible local educational agency (LEA) shall receive less than 85 percent of the preceding year's amount in payment for any fiscal year.
Section 2 -
Makes two specified school districts in South Dakota eligible to apply for certain increased payments.
Section 3 -
Provides that children who would have resided in military installation housing on Federal property, if such property were not undergoing renovation on the date of eligibility determination, shall be considered eligible federally connected children for purposes of impact aid payments to LEAs.
Section 4 -
Sets forth requirements for the method of computation of impact aid payments with respect to eligible federally connected children in States with only one LEA.
Section 5 -
Revises certain provisions relating to data and determination of available funds of LEAs.
Section 6 -
Provides for priority payments relating to Federal property.
Directs the Secretary of Education to first use certain excess amounts to make increased payments for any LEA that:
(1) received a specified payment FY 1996;
(2) serves a school district that contains all or a portion of a U.S. military academy;
(3) serves a school district in which the local tax assessor has certified that at least 60 percent of the real property is federally owned; and
(4) demonstrates to the satisfaction of the Secretary that such agency's per-pupil revenue derived from local sources for current expenditures is not less than that revenue for the preceding fiscal year.
Section 7 -
Sets forth requirements relating to the Secretary's treatment of certain impact aid payments. Prohibits the Secretary from requiring repayment of such payments in certain cases.
Section 8 -
Sets forth a special rule relating to availability of funds for a certain LEA in New Jersey, under specified Federal law relating to impact aid.
Section 9 -
Directs the Secretary to compute certain impact aid payments to LEAs on the basis of a corrected local contribution rate, under specified conditions.
Section 10 -
Amends ESEA with respect to State equalization plans.

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