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S. 1492 (109th): Chesapeake Bay Environmental Education Pilot Program Act

A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a pilot program to make grants to eligible institutions to develop, demonstrate, or disseminate information on practices, methods, or techniques relating to environmental education and training in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Paul Sarbanes

Sponsor. Senator for Maryland. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2005
Length: 9 pages

Jul 26, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 26, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jul 26, 2005

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S. 1492 (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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