H.R. 5289 (109th): Protection of University Governance Act of 2006

To provide institutions of higher education with a right of action against entities that improperly regulate intercollegiate sports activities.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



May 4, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 4, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Timothy Johnson

Representative for Illinois's 15th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 4, 2006
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May 4, 2006

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H.R. 5289 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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