Amendment to the Riggs amendment (A001) sought to specify that a State may approve grants to an entity only if the entity is not in violation of any State law regarding the education of English language learners, except if necessary for the entity to comply with Federal law (including a Federal court order).

Purpose:

An amendment to specify that the State may approve grants to an entity only if it is in compliance with State law regarding the education of English language learners, except if it is necessary for the entity to comply with Federal law (including a Federal court order).

House Amendment Code:

(A002)

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