Summary: H.R.4803 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.4803. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/22/2002)

Right of Passage Community Service Act - Amends the National and Community Service Act of 1990 to add to the list of national service programs eligible for Federal assistance a community-based Right of Passage after school and summer service corps program. Establishes qualifications for participating students, including that they be between ages 12 and 16 at the time they begin serving. Specifies skills such as leadership and conflict resolution that the program will help students develop.

Requires participants to spend at least 160 hours in the program during a period of between two months and one year. Rewards participants upon service completion with a national service education award of $500.