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Simon Wiesenthal Holocaust Education Assistance Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants to educational organizations to carry out educational programs about the Holocaust.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
05/21/2015Introduced in House

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11/16/2015Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.
Action By: Committee on Education and the Workforce
05/21/2015Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/21/2015Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E786-787)
Action By: House of Representatives
05/21/2015Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Education and the Workforce05/21/2015 Referred to
House Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education11/16/2015 Referred to

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Introduced in House (05/21/2015)

Simon Wiesenthal Holocaust Education Assistance Act

This bill amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to authorize the Department of Education to award competitive grants to educational organizations to carry out proposed or existing Holocaust education programs.

Grants may not be used to supplant nonfederal funds the grantees would otherwise have used for Holocaust education programs.