H.R.2246 - IDEA MOE Adjustment Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lujan, Ben Ray [D-NM-3] (Introduced 06/04/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce|
|Latest Action:||07/08/2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.|
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Summary: H.R.2246 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/04/2013)
IDEA MOE Adjustment Act - Amends the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act to limit the penalty imposed on a state that reduces its level of funding for special education from one fiscal year to the next to a reduction of federal special education funds for one fiscal year. (Currently, that penalty may be imposed on a state for any fiscal year after the fiscal year the state reduces its special education funding.)
Redistributes the federal special education funding that is denied to a penalized state to states that have not reduced their level of special education funding.
Prohibits the Secretary of Education from considering those penalties or redistributions when calculating a state's share of federal special education funds for subsequent fiscal years.