Simon Wiesenthal Holocaust Education Assistance Act

February 15, 2007
June 5, 2007
Referred to House (sub)committee

50 cosponsors.

“A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to educational organizations to carry out educational programs about the Holocaust.” Appropriates $2m/year for five years for grants to 501 (c)(3) organizations to teach about the holocaust. Seeks to educate Americans so they won’t deny the holocaust, support research on and sensitize communities to it, and develop curriculum for schools on the subject.

See also: companion measure S. 963 on 3/22/07.

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