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S. 130 (114th): IDEA Full Funding Act


The text of the bill below is as of Jan 8, 2015 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


II

114th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 130

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

January 8, 2015

introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

A BILL

To amend part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act to provide full Federal funding of such part.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the IDEA Full Funding Act.

2.

Amendments to IDEA

Section 611(i) of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (20 U.S.C. 1411(i)) is amended to read as follows:

(i)

Funding

(1)

In General

For the purpose of carrying out this part, other than section 619, there are authorized to be appropriated—

(A)

for fiscal year 2016, an amount equal to 46.225 percent of the sum of the maximum amounts of the grants all States may receive under subsection (a)(2)(B), and there are hereby appropriated for fiscal year 2016 an amount equal to the difference between the amount of such percentage and $11,498,000,000;

(B)

for fiscal year 2017, an amount equal to 52.2 percent of the sum of the maximum amounts of the grants all States may receive under subsection (a)(2)(B), and there are hereby appropriated for fiscal year 2017 an amount equal to the difference between the amount of such percentage and $11,498,000,000;

(C)

for fiscal year 2018, an amount equal to 58.175 percent of the sum of the maximum amounts of the grants all States may receive under subsection (a)(2)(B), and there are hereby appropriated for fiscal year 2018 an amount equal to the difference between the amount of such percentage and $11,498,000,000;

(D)

for fiscal year 2019, an amount equal to 64.15 percent of the sum of the maximum amounts of the grants all States may receive under subsection (a)(2)(B), and there are hereby appropriated for fiscal year 2019 an amount equal to the difference between the amount of such percentage and $11,498,000,000;

(E)

for fiscal year 2020, an amount equal to 70.125 percent of the sum of the maximum amounts of the grants all States may receive under subsection (a)(2)(B), and there are hereby appropriated for fiscal year 2020 an amount equal to the difference between the amount of such percentage and $11,498,000,000;

(F)

for fiscal year 2021, an amount equal to 76.1 percent of the sum of the maximum amounts of the grants all States may receive under subsection (a)(2)(B), and there are hereby appropriated for fiscal year 2021 an amount equal to the difference between the amount of such percentage and $11,498,000,000;

(G)

for fiscal year 2022, an amount equal to 82.075 percent of the sum of the maximum amounts of the grants all States may receive under subsection (a)(2)(B), and there are hereby appropriated for fiscal year 2022 an amount equal to the difference between the amount of such percentage and $11,498,000,000;

(H)

for fiscal year 2023, an amount equal to 88.05 percent of the sum of the maximum amounts of the grants all States may receive under subsection (a)(2)(B), and there are hereby appropriated for fiscal year 2023 an amount equal to the difference between the amount of such percentage and $11,498,000,000;

(I)

for fiscal year 2024, an amount equal to 94.025 percent of the sum of the maximum amounts of the grants all States may receive under subsection (a)(2)(B), and there are hereby appropriated for fiscal year 2024 an amount equal to the difference between the amount of such percentage and $11,498,000,000; and

(J)

an amount equal to 100 percent of the sum of the maximum amounts of the grants all States may receive under subsection (a)(2)(B) for fiscal year 2025 and each succeeding fiscal year, and, there are hereby appropriated for each such year an amount equal to the difference between the amount of such percentage for the fiscal year for which the determination is made and $11,498,000,000.

(2)

Date funds are available for obligation

Amounts appropriated under paragraph (1) for a fiscal year shall become available for obligation on July 1 of such fiscal year and shall remain available through September 30 of the succeeding year.

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