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


Apr 5, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990


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.)


Nancy Kassebaum

Senator from Kansas


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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Apr 5, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 20, 1989
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Feb 7, 1990
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

Jul 27, 1990
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

This page is about a 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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