H.R.2080 - To amend the District of Columbia Home Rule Act to conform the District charter to revisions made by the Council of the District of Columbia relating to public education.110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] (Introduced 05/01/2007)(by request)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Government Reform|
|Latest Action:||03/14/2008 Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia. Hearings held.|
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Summary: H.R.2080 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Public Law (06/01/2007)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Amends the District of Columbia Home Rule Act to revise the District of Columbia's charter (to conform to revisions made by the Council of the District of Columbia relating to public education).
Repeals the grant of authority to the Mayor and the District Council to establish the annual budget for the District's Board of Education, which also prohibits the Mayor and Council from specifying the amounts of and purposes for which funds may be expended.
Repeals: (1) the authority of the Board to govern D.C. public schools; and (2) provisions for election of the Board.