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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 52nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 14, 2011
Length: 14 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on May 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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9 Cosponsors (9 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Larry Bucshon Comments on ESEA Reauthorization”
— Rep. Larry Bucshon [R-IN8] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 29, 2012
“Congressman Larry Bucshon Cosponsors the Setting New Priorities in Education Spending Act - Bill would eliminate duplicative, unfunded, and ineffective Federal Education Programs”
— Rep. Larry Bucshon [R-IN8] (Co-sponsor) on May 24, 2011
May 13, 2011
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May 25, 2011
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H.R. 1891 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1891. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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