Federal Register Comments

NHSA submits comments on administration priorities, Head Start regulatory changes, and the design of studies related to Head Start. Our most recent Federal Register Comments are below.

Comments: Protecting Immigrant Families

NHSA joined 1,070 nonprofits from every state and Washington, D.C., via the Protecting Immigrant Families coalition.

Comments on Head Start Program Information Report

NHSA submitted comments on the Proposed Information Collection Activity for the Head Start Program Information Report (OMB #0970-0427).

Comments on Vaccine and Mask Requirements to Mitigate the Spread of COVID-19

Response to the Interim Final Rule with Comments on Vaccine and Mask Requirements to Mitigate the Spread of COVID-19 in Head Start Programs.

February 2020: Proposed Lead & Copper Rule Revisions

Response to the National Primary Drinking Water Regulations: Proposed Lead and Copper Rule Revisions (Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-OW-2017-0300). Submitted 2/12/2020.

September 2015: Comments on Head Start Program Performance Standards

December 2019: Improving Access to Affordable, High-Quality Child Care

Response to the “Improving Access to Affordable, High-Quality Child Care: Request for Information (RIF).” Submitted 12/2/2019.

Comments on Non-Regulatory Guidance in the Every Student Succeeds Act

Comments NHSA submitted to the Department of Education on areas where non-regulatory guidance is needed as the Department implements the Every Student Succeeds Act.

NHSA Issue Areas

NHSA advocates on a range of early childhood education public policy issues.

Sign-On Letters

NHSA regularly leads and joins letters to those in positions of power requesting that they take action.

Congressional Testimony

NHSA routinely provide testimony to the Senate and House committees of Congress.