S.266: Rebuild America's Schools Act of 2019

Overview

Rebuild America’s Schools Act (S. 266) would reauthorize certain qualified tax credit bonds and create a new bond program to fund school construction and renovations. The bill also would create a need-based grant program for improvement and construction of public schools, increase funding for Impact Aid construction grants, and create a grant program to identify and repair buildings affected by pyrrhotite. The bill is estimated to spend $55.64 billion over the next decade.

H.R. 865 is the House companion bill introduced by Rep. Bobby Scott.

Source

Our Stance

Support

Priority

Medium

Bill Number

S.266

Date Introduced

January 29, 2019

Committee

Senate Finance Committee

Bill Status

Introduced or Prefiled

Sponsor

Sen. Jack Reed