H. R. 3901
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
July 23, 2019
Ms. Judy Chu of California (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
To amend the Education Sciences and Reform Act of 2002 to include racial subgroups in IPEDS data, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Student Data Counts Act of 2019.
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—
feasible, information and inserting the following:
and after the semicolon; and
by adding at the end the following:
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;