To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to clarify the procedures for awarding grants and contracts for Federal Trio Programs.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 18, 2008
Length: 3 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
This bill was introduced on September 18, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Sep 18, 2008
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H.R. 6959 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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