H.R. 6 (100th): Effective Schools and Even Start Act


Jan 6, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 6, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Augustus “Gus” Hawkins

Representative for California's 29th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish programs to promote effective schools and to encourage joint parent-child educational approaches, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/6/1987--Introduced.Effective Schools and Even Start Act - Requires each State receiving an allotment under the Education Consolidation and Improvement Act of 1981 to use a portion of such allotment to:(1) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 6, 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. 6”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 4463 (99th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 17, 1986

H.R. 5 (Related)
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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