S. 695 (101st): Educational Excellence Act of 1990

Introduced:

Apr 5, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Passed House & Senate
on Jul 27, 1990

This bill was passed by Congress on July 27, 1990 but was not enacted before the end of its Congressional session. (It is possible this bill is waiting for the signature of the President.)

Sponsor:

Nancy Kassebaum
Senator from Kansas
Republican

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote excellence in American education by recognizing and rewarding schools, teachers, and students for their outstanding achievements; enhancing parental choice; encouraging the study of science, mathematics, and engineering, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1675 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 5, 1989

H.R. 5115 (Supersedes)
Equity and Excellence in Education Act of 1990

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 20, 1990

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 695” means this is a Senate 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Apr 5, 1989
Reported by Committee
Jul 20, 1989
Passed Senate
Feb 7, 1990
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Passed House
Jul 27, 1990
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
42 cosponsors (32R, 10D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Feb 7, 1990 3:01 p.m.
Bill Passed 92/8

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