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Capital Update

March 18, 1992 1 min read

Legislative Action

Computer Network
The House Science Subcommittee held a hearing last week on plans for a computer network that would include education data.

Deaf Education
The House Subcommittee on Select Education held a hearing last week on the Education of the Deaf Act.

Fiscal 1993 Budget/Budget Rules
HR 3732
The House last week began debate on a bill to allow funding transfers from defense to domestic programs. Also, hearings continued on the 1993 education budget.

Job Training
S 2055
The Senate Labor and Human Resources Committee last week approved a bill to extend the Job Training Partnership Act.

Omnibus Tax Bill
HR 4210
The Senate last week approved a tax bill that includes provisions related to student aid and donations to private schools.

S 792
The Senate last week passed a bill requiring some schools to test for radon.

A version of this article appeared in the March 18, 1992 edition of Education Week as Capital Update