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H.R. 1541 (114th): PRISM Act


The text of the bill below is as of Dec 1, 2015 (Referred to Senate Committee). The bill was not enacted into law.


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114th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1541

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

December 1, 2015

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

AN ACT

To amend title 54, United States Code, to make Hispanic-serving institutions eligible for technical and financial assistance for the establishment of preservation training and degree programs.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Preservation Research at Institutions Serving Minorities Act or the PRISM Act.

2.

Eligibility of Hispanic-serving institutions and Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-serving institutions for assistance for preservation education and training programs

Section 303903(3) of title 54, United States Code, is amended by inserting to Hispanic-serving institutions (as defined in section 502(a) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 1101a(a))) and Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-serving institutions (as defined in section 320(b) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 1059g(b))), after universities,.

Passed the House of Representatives November 30, 2015.

Karen L. Haas,

Clerk.