H.R. 3033: READACT
Bill HR 3033 also know as the READ act has passed the house of representatives and is in the senate. This bill would set aside funds for research on dyslexia. This is the first national bill to address the subject of dyslexia. Many states currently have laws that now recognize dyslexia as a disability.
Specifically the bill is asking:
(Sec. 4) Subject to the availability of appropriations, NSF must devote specified funding to support dyslexia research with the goal of practical application.
For more information regarding the bill go to www.congress.org and type in H.R. 3033.