S.2299 - Native American Languages Reauthorization Act of 2014113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Johnson, Tim [D-SD] (Introduced 05/07/2014)|
|Committees:||Senate - Indian Affairs|
|Committee Reports:||S. Rept. 113-266|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 10/01/2014 By Senator Tester from Committee on Indian Affairs filed written report under authority of the order of the Senate of 09/18/2014. Report No. 113-266. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2299 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Reported to Senate with amendment(s) (08/26/2014)
Native American Languages Reauthorization Act of 2014 - Amends the Native American Programs Act of 1974 to reauthorize through FY2019 and revise a grant program administered by the Administration for Native Americans at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to ensure the survival and continuing vitality of Native American languages.
Decreases the required minimum number of enrollees in educational programs funded by the grant program from:
- 10 to 5 enrollees in Native American language nests, and
- 15 to 10 enrollees in the Native American language survival schools.
Changes the duration of grants provided under the program.