H.R. 738 (100th): School Dropout Demonstration Assistance Act of 1987


Jan 26, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 26, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles Hayes

Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district


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.

Summary (CRS)

1/26/1987--Introduced.School Dropout Demonstration Assistance Act of 1987 - Authorizes appropriations for FY 1988 through 1990 for grants to local educational agencies (LEAs) for demonstration programs of dropout prevention, reentry, and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 26, 1987

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90 cosponsors (85D, 5R) (show)
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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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