Head Start Reauthorization: A Section-by-Section Analysis of the Senate HELP Committee Bill (S. 1940)

Publication Date: January 2004

Publisher: Center for Law and Social Policy

Author(s): Rachel Schumacher; Mark Greenberg

Research Area: Social conditions

Type: Report

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.