International and Foreign Language Studies Act of 2005 May Mean Important Changes to Higher Education Act, Spending Increases


Senators Christopher Dodd (D-CT) and Thad Cochran (R-MS)—co-chairs of the 2005: The Year of Languages Honorary Council—are introducing the International and Foreign Languages Studies Act of 2005. Below is a description of the changes this important legislation would make in Title VI of the Higher Education Act, including significant increases in the bill's spending authorizations. To see the actual bill and a section-by-section analysis of changes, please visit under the “Higher Education Act” link.