S.1557 - 21st Century Community Learning Centers Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Dodd, Christopher J. [D-CT] (Introduced 06/06/2007)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||06/06/2007 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S7184-7185) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1557 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/06/2007)
21st Century Community Learning Centers Act of 2007 - Amends the 21st Century Community Learning Centers program under title IV of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to include the provision of service learning and nutrition education and, in place of recreation programs, physical fitness and wellness programs, among the activities for which community learning centers will receive funding.
Raises from 3% to 5% the percentage of program funds a state may use for monitoring, evaluating, and providing training and technical assistance to community learning center grantees.
Makes community learning center grants renewable for a period of between three and five years.