The Senate wants more disclosures and a navigable website to monitor documents that recipients and sub-recipients have with grant money.
These requirements would target entities like Mid-Central Educational Co-op, which mishandled federal Gear-Up grant dollars.
However, there was some dispute over the length of time those documents should be retained.
State Senator Deb Peters is the prime sponsor of Senate Bill 100. She’s also chair of the Government Operations and Audit Committee, that’s taking a close look at what’s known as the Gear Up scandal.