H.R. 5220 (111th): Eunice Kennedy Shriver Act

Introduced:

May 5, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 19, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Steny Hoyer

Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 20, 2010
Length: 22 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To reauthorize the Special Olympics Sport and Empowerment Act of 2004, to provide assistance to Best Buddies to support the expansion and development of mentoring programs, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

May 5, 2010
 
Introduced

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May 19, 2010
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
59 cosponsors (56D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2152 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 13, 2011

S. 3293 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 29, 2010

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