H.R. 524: Local Control of Education Act

To prohibit the Federal Government from mandating, incentivizing, or coercing States to adopt the Common Core State Standards or any other specific academic standards, instructional content, curricula, assessments, or programs of instruction.

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Jan 26, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jan 26, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 26, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Joe Wilson

Representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2015
Length: 6 pages


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Jan 26, 2015

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H.R. 524 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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