New Cosponsor — Oct 20, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Patrick Kennedy [D-RI1, 1995-2010]
The bill now has 8 cosponsors (5 Republicans, 3 Democrats).
Apr 30, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on April 30, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2009
Length: 53 pages
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.
4/30/2009--Introduced.Education Begins at Home Act of 2009 - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to make matching grants to states, Indians, territories, and possessions to establish or ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2343 (110th).
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2205”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2205 — 111th Congress: Education Begins at Home Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2205
“H.R. 2205 — 111th Congress: Education Begins at Home Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2205>
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