H.R. 1138 (112th): School Social Workers Improving Student Success Act


Mar 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gwen Moore

Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2011
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a grant program to fund additional school social workers and retain school social workers already employed in high-need local educational agencies.

Summary (CRS)

3/16/2011--Introduced.School Social Workers Improving Student Success Act - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to authorize the Secretary of Education to award renewable grants to high-need local ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 16, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1138”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


17 cosponsors (17D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 563 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 6, 2013

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