H. Amdt. 327 Amends H. R. 2740, Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2020.

DFL Platform Category Relationship: Education

Purpose: Amendment redirects funding for Career, Technical, and Adult Education in order to support the Department of Education in carrying out the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 (Perkins Act) and the Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA).

ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION and BILL STATUS:  Representative Craig offered the amendment to the bill on 6/13/19. The amendment was agreed to by roll call vote on 6/13/19, 390 – 29 (Roll no. 310)

ADDITIONAL DETAIL:

  • Link to the text of the amendment.
  • The text of the amendment and floor speech by Rep. Craig can be found on page H4618 in this document:
  • Link to information about H. R. 2740.