H.R.4265 - Elizabeth Cady Stanton Pregnant and Parenting Student Services Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hart, Melissa A. [R-PA-4] (Introduced 11/09/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/24/2006 Referred to the Subcommittee on 21st Century Competitiveness. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4265 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/09/2005)
Elizabeth Cady Stanton Pregnant and Parenting Student Services Act of 2005 - Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) pregnant college students should not have to make a choice between keeping their baby and staying in school; (2) the pilot program under this Act will help institutions of higher education to establish offices that will operate independent of federal funding within five years after enactment of this Act; and (3) amounts appropriated to carry out other federal programs should be reduced to offset the costs of this Act.
Directs the Secretary of Education to establish a pilot program to provide grants to encourage eligible institutions of higher education to establish and operate pregnant and parenting student services offices for pregnant students, parenting students, prospective parenting students anticipating a birth or adoption, and students who are placing or have placed a child for adoption.