About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to local educational agencies for dropout prevention and reentry demonstration projects.
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Jan 26, 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. 738”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
90 cosponsors (85D, 5R)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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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. (2016). H.R. 738 — 100th Congress: School Dropout Demonstration Assistance Act of 1987. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr738
“H.R. 738 — 100th Congress: School Dropout Demonstration Assistance Act of 1987.” www.GovTrack.us. 1987. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr738>
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