S. 206 (111th): Early Education Act of 2009


Jan 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barbara Boxer

Senator from California



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Last Updated: Jan 12, 2009
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a program to help States expand the education system to include at least 1 year of early education preceding the year a child enters kindergarten.

Summary (CRS)

1/12/2009--Introduced.Early Education Act of 2009 - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to authorize the Secretary of Education to award matching grants to at least ten states ... Read more >

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Jan 12, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 206”). 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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S. 152 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 4, 2007

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