About the bill
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 and economic interests. The bill requires the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to develop a strategy to work with partner countries and organizations to promote basic education in ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 17th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 9, 2017
Length: 19 pages
Jan 23, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 8, 2017
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 8, 2017.
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H.R. 601 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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