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.

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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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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5220” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
May 5, 2010
Passed House
May 19, 2010
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

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

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Votes

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