S.2123 - Break the Higher Education Monopoly Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Hawley, Josh [R-MO] (Introduced 07/16/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/16/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2123 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (07/16/2019)
Break the Higher Education Monopoly Act of 2019
This bill requires the Department of Education to develop an alternative certification program that allows students to use Pell Grants for enrollment in educational programs that have existed for at least five years and would not otherwise be eligible.
The alternative certification program may not require accreditation, state authorization, minimum instructional hours, or minimum classroom time for an educational program to be eligible.