Nullifies a Department of Education rule relating to accountability and state plans.
This joint resolution nullifies the rule finalized by the Department of Education on November 29, 2016, relating to accountability and state plans under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965
Original sponsor: Rep. Rokita, Todd [R-IN-4]
Cosponsors: Rep. Sessions, Pete [R-TX-32], Rep. Foxx, Virginia [R-NC-5], Rep. Byrne, Bradley [R-AL-1], Rep. Grothman, Glenn [R-WI-6], Rep. Mitchell, Paul [R-MI-10], Rep. Yoho, Ted S. [R-FL-3], Rep. Allen, Rick W. [R-GA-12], Rep. Biggs, Andy [R-AZ-5], Rep. Thompson, Glenn [R-PA-5], Rep. Stefanik, Elise M. [R-NY-21], Rep. Ferguson, A. Drew, IV [R-GA-3], Rep. Budd, Ted [R-NC-13], Rep. Arrington, Jodey C. [R-TX-19]
Passed House: http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2017/roll084.xml
Related bill: HRES 91 (Procedurally-related)