H.R.6028 - To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide grants to improve the infrastructure of elementary and secondary schools.109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Owens, Major R. [D-NY-11] (Introduced 09/06/2006)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce|
|Latest Action:||09/29/2006 Referred to the Subcommittee on Education Reform. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6028 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/06/2006)
Amends of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a new title X, School Construction, Modernization, And Infrastructure Improvement. Directs the Secretary of Education to make grants to state educational agencies for elementary and secondary school construction, reconstruction, renovation, or modernization for information technology.
Sets forth wage requirements for such projects, including Davis-Bacon Act compliance and overtime; but allows exceptions for certain workers who voluntarily donate their services without full compensation.