H.R. 5131 (108th): Special Olympics Sport and Empowerment Act of 2004


Sep 23, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 30, 2004

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 30, 2004.


Pub.L. 108-406


Roy Blunt

Representative for Missouri's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 10, 2004
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide assistance to Special Olympics to support expansion of Special Olympics and development of education programs and a Healthy Athletes Program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Special Olympics Sport and Empowerment Act of 2004 - Authorizes the Secretaries of Education, of State, and of Health and Human Services to award grants to, or enter into contracts ... Read more >


Sep 23, 2004

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 6, 2004
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 10, 2004
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. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 30, 2004
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5131”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


12 cosponsors (6R, 6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 2852 (Related)
Special Olympics Sport and Empowerment Act of 2004

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 2004

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