Summary: H.R.1952 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1952. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/03/1993)

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Title I: Character Education Demonstration Program

Title II: National Conference on Character Education

Character Education Act of 1993 - Title I: Character Education Demonstration Program - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act to provide for an ethics and values demonstration program under the Secretary's Fund for Innovation in Education. Authorizes the Secretary of Education to make grants to State educational agencies, local educational agencies, institutions of higher education, and other public and private organizations to conduct activities designed to stimulate understanding of ethics, civic and character values, and the principles of democracy as a means of enhancing and improving elementary and secondary education.

Title II: National Conference on Character Education - Directs the Secretary of Education to sponsor the National Conference on Character Education. Directs the Secretary to report, with recommendations, to the Congress after such Conference.