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HR 10 - Scholarships for Opportunity and Results (SOAR) Reauthorization Act - National Key Vote

Peter Welch voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (240-191) - (Key vote)
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Title: Scholarships for Opportunity and Results (SOAR) Reauthorization Act

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that extends a school voucher program in Washington D.C. until 2021.

Highlights:
  • Extends an appropriation of $60 million until fiscal year 2021, including the following amounts (Sec. 10):
    • $20 million for the Scholarships for Opportunity and Results (SOAR) Program;
    • $20 million for the District of Columbia public schools; and
    • $20 million for the District of Columbia public charter schools.
  • Requires the Secretary of Education to appropriate a $2 million grant for scholarships to a private elementary or secondary school participating in the SOAR Program (Sec. 6).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Scholarships for Opportunity and Results (SOAR) Reauthorization Act

Sponsors

  • John A. Boehner (OH - R) (Out Of Office)

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