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H.R. 3901: Student Data Counts Act of 2019


The text of the bill below is as of Jul 23, 2019 (Introduced).


I

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3901

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 23, 2019

(for herself, Mr. Khanna, Mr. Case, Mr. Ted Lieu of California, and Mr. Takano) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and Labor

A BILL

To amend the Education Sciences and Reform Act of 2002 to include racial subgroups in IPEDS data, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Student Data Counts Act of 2019.

2.

Inclusion of racial subgroups in IPEDS data

Section 153(a)(3) of the Education Sciences Reform Act of 2002 (20 U.S.C. 9543(a)(3)) is amended—

(1)

by striking feasible, information and inserting the following:

feasible—

(A)

information

;

(2)

by inserting and after the semicolon; and

(3)

by adding at the end the following:

(B)

information from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data Survey or a successor system (whichever includes the most recent data), that is disaggregated by race in a manner that captures all the racial groups specified in the American Community Survey of the United States Census Bureau;

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