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Legislative Action

Healthy Start

The Senate Labor and Human Resources Committee held a hearing May 16 on the Healthy Start program. It aims to reduce infant mortality in areas with high infant-death rates.

In Federal Agencies

Regulatory Agenda

The Department of Education published its semiannual regulatory agenda in the May 13 Federal Register. The notice lists all pending education rules and gives a timetable for completing them.

Head Start Fellows

Proposed Rules

The Department of Health and Human Services has proposed rules for a new professional-development program for Head Start staff. The notice appeared in the May 15 Federal Register; comments are due by July 15.

Vol. 15, Issue 35

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