About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to establish a Federal program to strengthen and improve the capability of State and local educational agencies and private nonprofit schools to identify gifted and talented children and youth and to provide those children and youth with appropriate educational opportunities, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
1/8/1987--Introduced.Jacob K. Javits Gifted and Talented Children and Youth Education Act of 1987 - Directs the Secretary of Education to make grants and contracts for programs or projects designed to ...
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Jan 8, 1987
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 543”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
104 cosponsors (87D, 17R)
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Augustus F. Hawkins-Robert T. Stafford Elementary and Secondary School Improvement Amendments of 1988
Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 28, 1988
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 543 — 100th Congress: Jacob K. Javits Gifted and Talented Children and Youth Education Act of 1987. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr543
“H.R. 543 — 100th Congress: Jacob K. Javits Gifted and Talented Children and Youth Education Act of 1987.” www.GovTrack.us. 1987. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr543>
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