Head Start Reauthorization: A Section-by-Section Analysis of the Senate HELP Committee Bill (S. 1940)
Publication Date: January 2004
Publisher(s): Center for Law and Social Policy
Special Collection: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Coverage: United States
The Head Start Improvements for School Readiness Act (S. 1940) was filed November 24, 2003, by Sen. Judd Gregg (R-NH) on behalf of the Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee. This document provides an overview summary of the provisions of the Senate HELP Committee bill, a brief summary of key similarities with and differences from the House-passed reauthorization bill (H.R. 2210), and a section-by-section analysis of the 117-page Senate bill.