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Download as PDF 34748 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 114 / Wednesday, June 15, 2005 / Notices Dated: June 6, 2005. Mark Abbott, Associate Director for Grants Management, Learn and Serve America. [FR Doc. 05–11771 Filed 6–14–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6050–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Office of Elementary and Secondary Education—Enhanced Assessment Instruments; Withdrawal of Notice Inviting Applications for New Awards for Fiscal Year (FY) 2005 Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 84.368. SUMMARY: On April 19, 2005, the Secretary published in the Federal Register (70 FR 20360) a notice inviting applications for new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2005 under the Enhanced Assessment Instruments Grants program. Subsequent to the publication of this notice, the Secretary announced that the Department will be publishing a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) related to modified achievement standards for a limited group of students with disabilities. These regulations may affect the criteria for awarding Enhanced Assessment Instruments Grants. The purpose of this notice is to withdraw the invitation for applications for new awards for Enhanced Assessment Instrument Grants for fiscal year 2005. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Secretary anticipates re-announcing this competition after publication in the Federal Register of both an NPRM and final regulations that may change the selection criteria for this program. The Department will publish a new notice in the Federal Register inviting applications for new awards for FY 2006 at a later date. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sue Rigney, Student Achievement and School Accountability Program, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., room 3C139, Washington, DC 20202–6132. Telephone: 202–260– 0931 or by e-mail: sue.rigney@ed.gov. If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD), you may call the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1– 800–877–8339. 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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION


Office of Elementary and Secondary Education--Enhanced Assessment 
Instruments; Withdrawal of Notice Inviting Applications for New Awards 
for Fiscal Year (FY) 2005

    Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 84.368.

SUMMARY: On April 19, 2005, the Secretary published in the Federal 
Register (70 FR 20360) a notice inviting applications for new awards 
for fiscal year (FY) 2005 under the Enhanced Assessment Instruments 
Grants program. Subsequent to the publication of this notice, the 
Secretary announced that the Department will be publishing a notice of 
proposed rulemaking (NPRM) related to modified achievement standards 
for a limited group of students with disabilities. These regulations 
may affect the criteria for awarding Enhanced Assessment Instruments 
Grants. The purpose of this notice is to withdraw the invitation for 
applications for new awards for Enhanced Assessment Instrument Grants 
for fiscal year 2005.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Secretary anticipates re-announcing this 
competition after publication in the Federal Register of both an NPRM 
and final regulations that may change the selection criteria for this 
program. The Department will publish a new notice in the Federal 
Register inviting applications for new awards for FY 2006 at a later 
date.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sue Rigney, Student Achievement and 
School Accountability Program, U.S. Department of Education, 400 
Maryland Avenue, SW., room 3C139, Washington, DC 20202-6132. Telephone: 
202-260-0931 or by e-mail: sue.rigney@ed.gov.
    If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD), you may 
call the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1-800-877-8339.
    Individuals with disabilities may obtain this document in an 
alternative format (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, or computer 
diskette) by contacting the program contact person listed in this 
section.
    Electronic Access to This Document: You may view this document, as 
well as all other documents of this Department published in the Federal 
Register, in text or Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) on the 
Internet at the following site: http://www.ed.gov/news/fedregister.
    To use PDF you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available 
free at this site. If you have questions about using PDF, call the U.S. 
Government Printing Office (GPO), toll free, at 1-888-293-6498; or in 
the Washington, DC, area at (202) 512-1530.


    Note: The official version of this document is the document 
published in the Federal Register. Free Internet access to the 
official edition of the Federal Register and the Code of Federal 
Regulations is available on GPO Access at: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/
nara/index.html.


    Program Authority: 20 U.S.C. 7842 and 7301a.

    Dated: June 10, 2005.
Raymond Simon,
Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education.
[FR Doc. 05-11803 Filed 6-14-05; 8:45 am]
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