Civil Rights Commission
The Congress Nov. 17 cleared a bill extending the Commission on Civil Rights through Sept. 30, 1991.
The House and Senate last week approved legislation expanding federal drug-education programs and requiring schools to establish anti-drug policies to receive federal funds. (See page 20.)
Education Budget, Fiscal 1990
HR 3566, HR 3299
The Congress last week gave final approval to a bill making appropriations for the Education Department, and to a measure trimming the budget to meet deficit-reduction targets. (See page 19.)
Education of the Handicapped
The Senate last week passed a bill reauthorizing discretionary programs of the Education of the Handicapped Act.
The Senate last week passed a bill authorizing funds for the Taft Institute, which holds seminars on American government for precollegiate educators.