Capital Update tracks the movement of legislation, the introduction of notable bills, and routine regulatory announcements.
Elementary and Secondary Education Act
The Senate Subcommittee on Education, Arts, and Humanities held a hearing last week on foreign-language instruction and the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
The House Subcommittee on Labor-Management Relations last week continued work on sections of the proposed "health security act'' under its jurisdiction. School-clinic provisions will be handled by the full Education and Labor Committee.
The House Subcommittee on Select Education and Civil Rights continued hearings on the reauthorization of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act last week, focusing on issues surrounding the inclusion of disabled students in regular classrooms.