About the bill
- Full Title
To promote excellence in American education by removing restrictions in Federal programs that limit the opportunities for open enrollment, by providing assistance to State educational agencies and local educational agencies that desire to adopt or expand open enrollment programs, by supporting research on open enrollment, and for other purposes.
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Nov 17, 1989
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3697”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
40 cosponsors (34R, 6D)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 8, 1990
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3697 — 101st Congress: Access to Education Act of 1989. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr3697
“H.R. 3697 — 101st Congress: Access to Education Act of 1989.” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr3697>
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