H.R.3147 - Young Adults Financial Literacy Act111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7] (Introduced 07/09/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services; Education and Labor|
|Latest Action:||07/09/2009 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.|
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Summary: H.R.3147 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/09/2009)
Young Adults Financial Literacy Act - Authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury to make competitive grants to, and enter contracts with, eligible institutions to establish centers of excellence to support research, development and planning, implementation, and evaluation of effective programs in financial literacy education for young adults and families ages 15-24 years old.
Defines "eligible institution" as any partnership consisting of an institution of higher education and any of the following: (1) one or more local educational agencies; (2) a nonprofit agency, organization, or association; (3) a community-based organization; or (4) a financial institution.