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Apr 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on April 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 15th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2011
Length: 26 pages
To strengthen communities through English literacy and civics education for new Americans, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 19, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1617 — 112th Congress: Strengthen and Unite Communities with Civics Education and English Development Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1617
“H.R. 1617 — 112th Congress: Strengthen and Unite Communities with Civics Education and English Development Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. September 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1617>
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