110-H.AMDT.119 to 110-H.R.1429

Amendment revises the training and technical assistance system by ensuring that these services are provided by entities with specific expertise in infant and toddler development; and directs at least 50 percent of training and technical assistance funds directly to the grantees.

H.AMDT.119(A004)
Amends: H.R.1429
Sponsor: Rep Hirono, Mazie K. [HI-2](offered 5/2/2007)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment revises the training and technical assistance system by ensuring that these services are provided by entities with specific expertise in infant and toddler development; and directs at least 50 percent of training and technical assistance funds directly to the grantees.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 110-116 to revise the trai ning and technical assistance program for Early Head Start by ensuring that training and technical assistance are provided by entities with specific expertise in infant and toddler development. The amendment also directs 50 percent of training and technical assistance funds directly to the grantees for the purposes of program improvement.

STATUS:

    5/2/2007 4:08pm:
    Amendment (A004) offered by Ms. Hirono. (consideration: CR H4360-4361, H4372-4373; text: CR H4360-4361)
    5/2/2007 5:56pm:
    On agreeing to the Hirono amendment (A004) Agreed to by recorded vote: 372 - 50 (Roll no. 279).

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