About the bill
H.R. 2824 reauthorizes the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) Program through Fiscal Year 2022.
Specifically, this bill renews an expired requirement that grantees of the program demonstrate improvement in specified benchmark areas three years after program implementation (such as reducing child abuse and neglect, increasing self-sufficiency, improving maternal and newborn health, reducing crime and domestic violence, and improving school readiness and achievement), continuing this requirement in subsequent years. If the grantee fails to do so, they must develop and implement a corrective action plan, which may ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2017
Length: 17 pages
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H.R. 2824 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 2824 — 115th Congress: Increasing Opportunity and Success for Children and Parents through Evidence-Based Home Visiting Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr2824
“H.R. 2824 — 115th Congress: Increasing Opportunity and Success for Children and Parents through Evidence-Based Home Visiting Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. February 24, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr2824>
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