H.R. 599 (108th): To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide grants to improve the infrastructure of elementary and secondary schools.

Introduced:
Feb 05, 2003 (108th Congress, 2003–2004)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Major Owens
Representative for New York's 11th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Feb 05, 2003
Length
10 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 6028 (109th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 06, 2006

 
Status

This bill was introduced on February 5, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Feb 05, 2003
Referred to Committee Feb 05, 2003
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Education and the Workforce

Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education

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2/5/2003--Introduced.
Amends of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a new title X, School Infrastructure Improvement. Directs the Secretary of Education to make grants to State educational agencies for elementary and secondary school construction, reconstruction, renovation, or modernization for information technology.Sets forth wage requirements for such projects, including Davis-Bacon Act compliance and overtime; but allows exceptions for certain workers who voluntarily donate their services without full compensation.

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