To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow members of the Armed Forces who served on active duty on or after September 11, 2001, to be eligible to participate in the Troops-to-Teachers Program, and for other purposes.
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May 23, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 23, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Wisconsin's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 23, 2011
Length: 7 pages
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H.R. 1947 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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