H.R. 4766 (109th): Esther Martinez Native American Languages Preservation Act of 2006

To amend the Native American Programs Act of 1974 to provide for the revitalization of Native American languages through Native American language immersion programs; and for other purposes.



Feb 15, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 14, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 14, 2006.


Pub.L. 109-394


Heather Wilson

Representative for New Mexico's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 9, 2006
Length: 3 pages


Feb 15, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 27, 2006
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.

Dec 6, 2006
Passed Senate

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Dec 14, 2006
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 4766 (109th) 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.

This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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