H.R. 5563 (110th): Generations Invigorating Volunteerism and Education Act

Introduced:

Mar 10, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on March 12, 2008.

Sponsor:

Carolyn McCarthy

Representative for New York's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 10, 2008
Length: 243 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To reauthorize and reform the national service laws.

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History

Mar 10, 2008
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 12, 2008
 
Failed in the House Under Suspension

Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.

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