H.R.4602: Defending Special Education Students and Families Act of 2017

Author's Summary:  To authorize the full funding of part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act by making certain spending cuts to the Department of Defense.

IB Summary:  Here is a bill sponsored by our US Rep, Jared Polis, that aims to help families of special needs children with educational costs - it is paid for by cutting defense spending.

Status:   Introduced in the House on 12/07/2017. Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Links: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/4602/text?r=4

Other:   Sponsored by Jared Polis