H.R. 1763: Recognizing Achievement in Classified School Employees Act

Introduced:
Apr 25, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
1% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Dina Titus
Representative for Nevada's 1st congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Apr 25, 2013
Length
5 pages
 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 25, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Apr 25, 2013
Referred to Committee Apr 25, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

5% chance of getting past committee.
1% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Education to establish and administer an awards program recognizing excellence exhibited by public school system employees providing services to students in pre-kindergarten through higher education.

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Cosponsors
74 cosponsors (57D, 17R) (show)
Committees

House Education and the Workforce

Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education

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4/25/2013--Introduced.
Recognizing Achievement in Classified School Employees Act - Directs the Secretary of Education to award National Classified School Employees of the Year Awards to public school employees within certain occupational specialties who provide exemplary service to students in pre-kindergarten through higher education.
Requires the Secretary to choose an awardee each year, out of nominations received from each state, from each of the following occupational specialties: (1) paraprofessionals, (2) clerical and administrative services, (3) transportation services, (4) food and nutrition services, (5) custodial and maintenance services, (6) security services, (7) health and student services, (8) technical services, and (9) skilled trades.

House Republican Conference Summary

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