S. 3293 (111th): Eunice Kennedy Shriver Act


Apr 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 29, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas “Tom” Harkin

Senator from Iowa



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Last Updated: Apr 29, 2010
Length: 21 pages

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H.R. 5220 (same title)
Passed House — May 19, 2010

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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.

Summary (CRS)

4/29/2010--Introduced.Eunice Kennedy Shriver Act - Reauthorizes the Special Olympics Sport and Empowerment Act of 2004 for FY2011-FY2015.Directs the Secretary of State to act through the Assistant Secretary of State for ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 29, 2010

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3293”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


15 cosponsors (9D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 1086 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 26, 2011

H.R. 5220 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: May 19, 2010

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