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H.R. 5 (105th): Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Amendments of 1997


To amend the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, to reauthorize and make improvements to that Act, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

William Goodling

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 19th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 14, 1997
Length: 121 pages
Introduced
Jan 7, 1997
105th Congress (1997–1998)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 4, 1997

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 4, 1997.

Law
Pub.L. 105-17
Cosponsors

18 Cosponsors (17 Republicans, 1 Democrat)

Source

History

Jan 7, 1997
 
Introduced

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May 7, 1997
 
Ordered Reported

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May 13, 1997
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

May 14, 1997
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jun 4, 1997
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 5 (105th) was 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5. This is the one from the 105th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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