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

Introduced:

Feb 15, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 14, 2006

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

Law:

Pub.L. 109-394

Sponsor:

Heather Wilson

Representative for New Mexico's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 9, 2006
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Feb 15, 2006
 
Introduced

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

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.

Dec 14, 2006
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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