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house Bill H.R. 1658

Native American Indian Education Act

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      house Committees
      Committee on Appropriations
      Committee on Education and Labor
      Higher Education and Workforce Investment
    IntroducedApril 18th, 2013

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Native American Indian Education Act

Official Title

To help fulfill the Federal mandate to provide higher educational opportunities for Native American Indians.


Native American Indian Education Act - Directs the Secretary of Education to pay four-year Native American-serving nontribal institutions of higher education the out-of-state tuition of their Indian students if those schools are required to provide a tuition-free education, with the support of their state, to Indian students in fulfillment of a condition under which the college or state received its original grant of land and facilities from the federal government. Limits that payment each fiscal year to the institution's total out-of-state tuition for Indian students in academic year 2012-2013. Treats such payments as reimbursements to such institutions from their states. Rescinds unobligated discretionary appropriations to offset the costs of this program.

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