H.R. 35 (110th): Science Accountability Act of 2007


Jan 4, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 4, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Vernon Ehlers

Representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district



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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to require the use of science assessments in the calculation of adequate yearly progress, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/4/2007--Introduced.Science Accountability Act of 2007 - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to require states to: (1) establish challenging academic content and student achievement standards in science, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 4, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 35”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (7D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 5442 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 22, 2006

H.R. 2511 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 2009

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