H.R. 1227 (100th): Secondary School Basic Skills Act

A bill to provide a program of grants to assist local educational agencies to improve the basic skills of low-achieving students enrolled in secondary schools with high concentrations of economically disadvantaged students, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Feb 24, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 24, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Williams

Representative for Montana's 1st congressional district



Feb 24, 1987

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H.R. 1227 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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