S.3521 - RISE Act of 2016114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Casey, Robert P., Jr. [D-PA] (Introduced 12/08/2016)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 12/08/2016 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.3521 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (12/08/2016)
Respond, Innovate, Succeed, and Empower Act of 2016 or the RISE Act of 2016
This bill amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 to set forth requirements about data collection related to students with disabilities. Specifically, the bill requires institutions of higher learning to outline which documents disabled students need to submit in order to ensure they are eligible for student disability support services.
Institutions must submit key data related to their undergraduate students with disabilities for inclusion in federal postsecondary institution data collection efforts.