H.R. 601 amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to provide additional congressional direction and scrutiny over U.S. assistance in developing countries for the promotion of quality basic education.
Specifically, the bill updates the legislative authority for U.S. international basic education efforts to ensure that existing resources are effectively prioritized and aligned with U.S. foreign policy ...
Jan 23, 2017
Passed House on Jan 24, 2017
This bill passed in the House on January 24, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for New York's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 30, 2017
Length: 19 pages
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