H.R. 1755 (100th): Bilingual Education Improvement Act of 1987


Mar 23, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Enacted as H.R. 5 (companion bill)

Augustus “Gus” Hawkins

Representative for California's 29th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to extend and improve the Bilingual Education Act.

Summary (CRS)

3/23/1987--Introduced.Bilingual Education Improvement Act of 1987 - Amends the Bilingual Education Act (title VII of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965) to extend the Federal bilingual education program ... Read more >

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Mar 23, 1987

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25 cosponsors (25D) (show)
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H.R. 5 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 28, 1988

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