On June 14, the House Labor/HHS Appropriations Subcommittee released the fiscal year (FY) 2019 House Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies (Labor/HHS) Appropriations bill. The bill was approved by the Subcommittee along party lines on June 15 and will receive full committee consideration on June 26 (full committee markup was originally scheduled for June 20, but was postponed).
On June 13, the House Education and the Workforce Committee held a hearing titled, “The Power of Charter Schools: Promoting Opportunity for America’s Students.”
On June 15, the U.S. Department of Education (USED) released a notice announcing that the Department will allow additional time, until July 1, 2019, for institutions to comply with certain disclosure requirements under the gainful employment regulations.
Budget & Appropriations:
House LHHS Appropriations Subcommittee Releases FY2019 Appropriations Bill: The House Labor/HHS Appropriations Subcommittee released the FY2019 House Labor/HHS Appropriations bill. The overall allocation for the FY2019 House Labor/HHS bill across the U.S. Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education is $177.1 billion, which is the same as the FY2018 level. The FY2019 House Labor/HHS bill provides […]