H.R. 1623 (106th): Class Size Reduction and Teacher Quality Act of 1999


Apr 29, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 29, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William “Bill” Clay Sr.

Representative for Missouri's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 29, 1999
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To reduce class size, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/29/1999--Introduced.Class Size Reduction and Teacher Quality Act of 1999 - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a grants program to help States and local educational ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 29, 1999

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. 1623”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


60 cosponsors (58D, 1I, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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