H.R. 5042 (108th): To amend the Department of Agriculture Organic Act of 1944 to ensure that the dependents of employees of the Forest Service stationed in Puerto Rico receive a high-quality elementary and secondary education.

Introduced:

Sep 9, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 5, 2004 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Aníbal Acevedo-Vilá
Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico At Large
Popular Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 6, 2004
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
Amends the Department of Agriculture Organic Act of 1944 to make Forest Service appropriations available to cover the cost of primary and secondary schooling (which may include transportation costs) of ...

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History

Introduced
Sep 9, 2004
Reported by Committee
Sep 23, 2004
Passed House
Oct 5, 2004
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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