H.R. 2343 (110th): Education Begins at Home Act of 2008


May 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 18, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Danny Davis

Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2008
Length: 54 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To expand quality programs of early childhood home visitation that increase school readiness, child abuse and neglect prevention, and early identification of developmental and health delays, including potential mental health concerns, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

8/1/2008--Reported to House amended, Part I.Education Begins at Home Act of 2008 - Section4 - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to make grants to states, Indians, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 16, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 18, 2008
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2343”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


67 cosponsors (56D, 11R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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