H.R. 2274 (111th): Priorities in Education Spending Act


May 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Howard “Buck” McKeon

Representative for California's 25th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 6, 2009
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To repeal ineffective or unneccesary education programs in order to restore the focus of Federal programs on quality preschool, elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education programs for disadvantaged students and students with disabilities.

Summary (CRS)

5/6/2009--Introduced.Priorities in Education Spending Act - Repeals specified provisions of the:(1) Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965;(2) Early Learning Opportunities Act;(3) Higher Education Act of 1965;(4) Higher Education Amendments ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 6, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2274”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


21 cosponsors (21R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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