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The Top Ten Questions About Home Education
Answers to questions like "What do you do about SOCIALIZATION?", "Is home schooling legal?", and "Why do you home school your children?"

Ten Tips on Visiting a Congressman
A few ground rules for a successful lobbying visit. Many of these tips were suggested by congressional staffers and based on the National Center's collective lobbying experience.

 Federal Legislation

   114th Congress 
S. 1341 - "Student Privacy Protection Act"

S. 559--"Supporting Academic Freedom through Regulatory Relief Act"

HR 2255: “To make participation in the American Community Survey voluntary”

S. 226/H.R. 427: “Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act (REINS Act)”

H.R. 2803—“To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to ensure State control over academic standards, and for other purposes.”

H.R. 1752—“To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make members of health care sharing ministries eligible to establish health savings accounts”

Title: S. 246—“Alyce Spotted Bear and Walter Soboleff Commission on Native Children Act”

H.R. 1153—“Asylum Reform and Border Protection Act of 2015”

H.R. 970—“Supporting Academic Freedom through Regulatory Relief Act”

S. 306—“Enhancing Education Opportunities for All Students Act”

H.R. 553—“Allowance of Home School Expenses for Coverdell ESAs”

H.R. 554—“Enhancing Educational Opportunities for All Students Act”

S. 101—“IRS Code Amendment to expand Coverdell ESAs”

S. 195—“Education Savings Account Act of 2015”

S. 100—“Home School Opportunities Make Education Sound Act of 2015”

H.R. 524—Local Control of Education Act

S. 182—“Learning Opportunities Created at Local Level Act”

S. 73—“Local Control of Education Act”

S. 1177—Every Child Achieves Act

H.R. 5—Student Success Act

H.R. 4042: Pre-Kindergarten for USA Act

S. 1195 “Student Right to Know Before You Go Act”

HR 1507—“Investing in States to Achieve Tuition Equality for Dreamers Act of 2015”

H.Res. 145—“Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Senate should ratify the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women” (CEDAW)

H.R. 495—“DIPLOMA Act”

   115th Congres 
H.R. 716: 529 Plans and Coverdell Education Savings Accounts

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