To temporarily extend the programs under the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 24, 2006
Length: 1 page
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 30, 2006
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 30, 2006.
Jun 14, 2006
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 21, 2006
Passed House (Senate next)
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.
Jun 23, 2006
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.
Jun 30, 2006
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 5603 (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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Second Higher Education Extension Act of 2006, Pub. L. No. 109-238, H.R. 5603, 109th Cong..
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