SEC. 8033. LOCAL GOVERNANCE.
Subpart 2 of part F of title VIII, as amended and redesignated by
section 8001 of this Act, is further amended by adding at the end the
``SEC. 8541. <<NOTE: 20 USC 7921.>> LOCAL GOVERNANCE.
``(a) Rule of Construction.--Nothing in this Act shall be construed
to allow the Secretary to--
``(1) exercise any governance or authority over school
administration, including the development and expenditure of
school budgets, unless otherwise authorized under this Act;
``(2) issue any regulation without first complying with the
rulemaking requirements of section 553 of title 5, United States
``(3) issue any nonregulatory guidance without first, to the
extent feasible, considering input from stakeholders.
``(b) Authority Under Other Law.--Nothing in subsection (a) shall be
construed to affect any authority the Secretary has under any other
Previously not included in NCLB.