this is an outdated text: switch to the updated & improved dc code website
home, about

The DC Code: § 38-1853.04 General authority.

Index38 Educational Institutions. (Refs & Annos)
IN GENERAL. -- From funds appropriated under § 38-1853.14(a)(1), the Secretary shall award grants on a competitive basis to eligible entities with approved applications under § 38-1853.05 to carry out a program to provide eligible students with expanded school choice opportunities. The Secretary may award a single grant or multiple grants, depending on the quality of applications submitted and the priorities of this chapter.
DURATION OF GRANTS. -- The Secretary may make grants under this subsection for a period of not more than 5 years.
DC PUBLIC SCHOOLS AND CHARTER SCHOOLS. -- From funds appropriated under paragraphs (2) and (3) of § 38-1853.14(a), the Secretary shall provide funds to the Mayor of the District of Columbia, if the Mayor agrees to the requirements described in § 38-1853.11(a), for--
the District of Columbia public schools to improve public education in the District of Columbia; and
the District of Columbia public charter schools to improve and expand quality public charter schools in the District of Columbia.


(Apr. 15, 2011, 125 Stat. 200, Pub. L. 112-10, Div. C, § 3004 .) DC CODE § 38-1853.04 Current through December 11, 2012