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Public Law No: 110-366 (10/08/2008)

 
[110th Congress Public Law 366]
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Public Law 110-366
110th Congress

                                 An Act


 
  To extend the waiver authority for the Secretary of Education under 
 section 105 of subtitle A of title IV of division B of Public Law 109-
 148, relating to elementary and secondary education hurricane recovery 
 relief, and for other purposes. <<NOTE: Oct. 8, 2008 -  [H.R. 6890]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. EXTENSION OF WAIVER AUTHORITY TO EASE FISCAL BURDENS.

    Section 105 of subtitle A of title IV of division B of Public Law 
109-148 (119 Stat. 2797) is amended--
            (1) in the second sentence of subsection (b), by striking 
        ``2008'' and inserting ``2009''; and
            (2) in subsection (c)(2), by striking ``for fiscal year 2006 
        or 2007'' and inserting ``for any fiscal year''.
SEC. 2. HOLD HARMLESS FOR LOCAL EDUCATIONAL AGENCIES SERVING MAJOR 
                    DISASTER AREAS.

    In the case of a local educational agency that serves an area in 
which the President has declared that a major disaster exists in 
accordance with section 401 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief 
and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5170), related to severe storms, 
tornadoes, or flooding in the Midwest or hurricanes in the Gulf of 
Mexico in calendar year 2008, the amount made available for such local 
educational agency under each of sections 1124, 1124A, 1125, and 1125A 
of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 6333, 
6334, 6335, and 6337) for fiscal year 2009 shall be not less than the 
amount made available for such local educational agency under each of 
such sections for fiscal year 2008.

    Approved October 8, 2008.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY--H.R. 6890:
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CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 154 (2008):
            Sept. 22, considered and passed House.
            Sept. 25, considered and passed Senate.

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