Vote — Nov 30, 2015 7:04 p.m.
Sep 15, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 7, 2008
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 7, 2008.
Representative for California's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2008
Length: 2 pages
Amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend by one year, from July 2009 to July 2010, the Secretary of Education's authority to purchase, or enter into forward commitments ... Read more >
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
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.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6889”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
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