H.R. 3697 (101st): Access to Education Act of 1989


Nov 17, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 17, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Harry “Steve” Bartlett
Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district

See Instead:

S. 2121 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 8, 1990

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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Related Bills

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S. 2121 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 8, 1990

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3697” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Nov 17, 1989


40 cosponsors (34R, 6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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