S.2887 - A bill to improve the Child Care Access Means Parents in School Program.108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Dodd, Christopher J. [D-CT] (Introduced 10/05/2004)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 10/05/2004 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S10438) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2887 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (10/05/2004)
Amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 to revise provisions for the Child Care Access Means Parents in School (CCAMPIS) program of campus-based child care.
Increases the minimum CCAMPIS grant to an institution of higher education from $10,000 to $30,000.
Expands eligibility to participate in CCAMPIS to graduate and professional students, international students, and students from families with certain low-incomes that do not qualify for Federal Pell Grants (as well as, currently, students eligible for Pell Grants).
Extends and increases the amount of the authorization of appropriations for CCAMPIS.