H.R. 2295 (109th): Parental Empowerment Act of 2005

Introduced:

May 11, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 11, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Walter Jones Jr.
Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 11, 2005
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit a State from receiving Federal education funds unless the State has certain policies and procedures regarding the purchase or acquisition of library and classroom-based reference, instructional, and other print materials for use in elementary schools, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 681 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 24, 2007

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History

Introduced
May 11, 2005

Details

Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (6R) (show)
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Votes

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