H.R.1097 - CHOICE Act117th Congress (2021-2022) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bishop, Dan [R-NC-9] (Introduced 02/18/2021)|
|Committees:||House - Education and Labor|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/18/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1097 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/18/2021)
Creating Hope and Opportunity through Increased Choice in Education Act or the CHOICE Act
This bill directs the Department of Education to make grants to parents of eligible students for certain education-related expenses. Eligible student refers to a student who (1) is served by a local educational agency that will not provide in-person instruction in a manner consistent with the 2019-2020 school year, and (2) is from a household with a household income that is less than 200% of the reduced-price lunch rate income.
Grant funds may be used for tuition and fees for private elementary or secondary schools, private tutoring, home school expenses, or educational materials.