H.R.4630 - To amend the David L. Boren National Security Education Act of 1991 to allow scholarship and fellowship recipients to work in a field of education if no position in the Federal Government relating to national security is available.109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Holt, Rush [D-NJ-12] (Introduced 12/17/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce; Intelligence (Permanent); Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||07/24/2006 Referred to the Subcommittee on 21st Century Competitiveness. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4630 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/17/2005)
Amends the David L. Boren National Security Education Act of 1991 to revise the service requirements for certain National Security Scholarship and Fellowship recipients.
Repeals the conditions that a recipient work: (1) one year of service for each year for which the scholarship or fellowship assistance was provided; and (2) in order to utilize the unique language and region expertise acquired by the recipient pursuant to such study.
Requires the recipient to work at least one year in a position contributing to national security in the Department of Defense (as under current law), any element of the intelligence community (as under current law), the Department of Homeland Security, or the Department of State.
Allows the recipient to work at least one year in such a position in any other federal agency if none is available in any of the primary departments specified, or if none is available in another federal agency, at least one academic year in a position in a field of education in a discipline related to the studies supported by the scholarship or fellowship.