To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to require criminal background checks for school employees.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 22, 2010
Length: 6 pages
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 21, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.
Dec 17, 2010
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Dec 21, 2010
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
Oct 22, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2083 (113th).
H.R. 6547 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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