H.R. 5117 (111th): Education for All Act of 2010


Apr 22, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 22, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Nita Lowey

Representative for New York's 18th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 22, 2010
Length: 32 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to provide assistance for developing countries to promote quality basic education and to establish the achievement of universal basic education in all developing countries as an objective of United States foreign assistance policy, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/22/2010--Introduced.Education for All Act of 2010 - Amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to state that it is U.S. policy to work with foreign countries and international and civil ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 22, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5117”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


70 cosponsors (69D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 2092 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 1, 2007

H.R. 2705 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 29, 2011

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