Nullifies a Department of Education rule related to assessing the quality of teacher preparation programs.
This joint resolution nullifies the “Teacher Preparation Issues” rule finalized by the Department of Education on October 31, 2016. The rule implements requirements related to assessing the quality of teacher preparation programs under title II (Teacher Quality Enhancement) of the Higher Education Act of 1965.
Original sponsor: Rep. Guthrie, Brett [R-KY-2]
Cosponsors: Rep. Foxx, Virginia [R-NC-5], Rep. Sessions, Pete [R-TX-32], Rep. Roe, David P. [R-TN-1], Rep. Byrne, Bradley [R-AL-1], Rep. Mitchell, Paul [R-MI-10], Rep. Yoho, Ted S. [R-FL-3], Rep. Jenkins, Lynn [R-KS-2], 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. Arrington, Jodey C. [R-TX-19]
Passed House: http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2017/roll085.xml
Related bill: HRES 91 ()