To amend the charter school program under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 52nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 14, 2011
Length: 40 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 13, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Larry Bucshon Comments on ESEA Reauthorization”
— Rep. Larry Bucshon [R-IN8] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 29, 2012
Jun 16, 2011
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Jun 22, 2011
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Sep 8, 2011
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 392 (112th).
Sep 13, 2011
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.R. 2218 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2218. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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