H.R. 2948 (112th): Fix America’s Schools Today (FAST) Act of 2011


Sep 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Rosa DeLauro

Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2011
Length: 24 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide assistance for the modernization, renovation, and repair of elementary and secondary school buildings in public school districts, as well as community colleges, across America in order to support the achievement of improved educational outcomes in those schools, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/15/2011--Introduced.Fix America's Schools Today (FAST) Act of 2011 - Directs the Secretary of Education to allocate grants to states and, through them, subgrants to local educational agencies (LEAs) to modernize, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 15, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2948”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


120 cosponsors (120D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 1660 (Related)
American Jobs Act of 2011

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Oct 11, 2011

S. 1597 (Related)
Fix America’s Schools Today Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2011

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