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H.R. 2244: Higher Education Transparency Act of 2019


The text of the bill below is as of Apr 10, 2019 (Introduced).


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116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2244

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 10, 2019

(for himself, Mr. Brooks of Alabama, Mr. Riggleman, and Mr. Steube) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and Labor

A BILL

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to require the disclosure of agreements between institutions of higher education and certain foreign sources, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Higher Education Transparency Act of 2019.

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Disclosure of agreements with certain foreign sources

Section 487(a) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 1094(a)) is amended by adding at the end the following:

(30)
(A)

The institution will make available, on a publicly accessible website of the institution, the full content of any agreement between the institution and a foreign source that provides, or intends to provide, language and cultural teaching resources and services to students of the institution.

(B)

For purposes of this paragraph, the term foreign source has the meaning given such term in section 117(h)(2).

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