S.1159 - IDEA Full Funding Act110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Hagel, Chuck [R-NE] (Introduced 04/19/2007)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||04/19/2007 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1159 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (04/19/2007)
IDEA Full Funding Act - Amends the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) to reauthorize part B programs of education of all children with disabilities.
Authorizes appropriations for part B: (1) for FY2008-FY2015 in specified amounts; and (2) for FY2016 and each fiscal year thereafter in an amount equal to the sum of the maximum amounts of the grants all states may receive under certain IDEA provisions. (Provides phased-in increases of such authorized funding.)
Makes appropriations for part B for FY2008-FY2015, as well as for FY2016 and each fiscal year thereafter, in amounts less than the amounts this Act authorizes to be appropriated.