H.R. 1891 (112th): Setting New Priorities in Education Spending Act


May 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Duncan Hunter

Representative for California's 52nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 14, 2011
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To repeal ineffective or unnecessary education programs in order to restore the focus of Federal programs on quality elementary and secondary education programs for disadvantaged students.

Summary (CRS)

6/14/2011--Reported to House amended.Setting New Priorities in Education Spending Act - Repeals specified provisions of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965.Lists the repealed provisions as those pertaining to:the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 13, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 25, 2011
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1891”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (9R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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