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S. 2959: Supplemental Impact Aid Flexibility Act


The text of the bill below is as of Jan 14, 2022 (Preprint (Suspension)).


117TH CONGRESS
   1ST SESSION
                     S. 2959

                     AN ACT
To provide that, due to the disruptions caused by COVID–
   19, applications for impact aid funding for fiscal year
   2023 may use certain data submitted in the fiscal year
   2022 application.

 1      Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa-
 2 tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

2 1 SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. 2 This Act may be cited as the ‘‘Supplemental Impact 3 Aid Flexibility Act’’. 4 SEC. 2. IMPACT AID PROGRAM. 5 Due to the public health emergency directly relating 6 to COVID–19 and notwithstanding sections 7002(j) and 7 7003(c) of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act 8 of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 7702(j), 7703(c)), a local educational 9 agency desiring to receive a payment under section 7002 10 or 7003 of such Act (20 U.S.C. 7702, 7703) for fiscal 11 year 2023 that also submitted an application for such pay- 12 ment for fiscal year 2022 shall, in the application sub- 13 mitted under section 7005 of such Act (20 U.S.C. 7705) 14 for fiscal year 2023— 15 (1) with respect to a requested payment under 16 section 7002 of such Act— 17 (A) use the data described in section 18 7002(j) of such Act relating to calculating such 19 payment that was submitted by the local edu- 20 cational agency in the application for fiscal year 21 2022; or 22 (B) use the data relating to calculating 23 such payment for the fiscal year required under 24 section 7002(j) of such Act; and 25 (2) with respect to a requested payment under 26 section 7003 of such Act— † S 2959 ES
3 1 (A) use the student count data relating to 2 calculating such payment that was submitted by 3 the local educational agency in the application 4 for fiscal year 2022, provided that payments for 5 fiscal year 2023 shall be calculated by the Sec- 6 retary using the expenditures and rates de- 7 scribed in clauses (i), (ii), (iii), and (iv) of sec- 8 tion 7003(b)(1)(C) of such Act that would oth- 9 erwise apply for fiscal year 2023; or 10 (B) use the student count data relating to 11 calculating such payment for the fiscal year re- 12 quired under section 7003(c) of such Act. Passed the Senate December 13, 2021. Attest: Secretary. † S 2959 ES
117TH CONGRESS 1ST SESSION S. 2959 AN ACT To provide that, due to the disruptions caused by COVID–19, applications for impact aid funding for fiscal year 2023 may use certain data sub- mitted in the fiscal year 2022 application.