H.R. 3990 (112th): Encouraging Innovation and Effective Teachers Act

To encourage effective teachers in the classrooms of the United States and innovative education programs in our Nation's schools.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Feb 9, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 28, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Kline

Representative for Minnesota's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2012
Length: 170 pages


Feb 9, 2012

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Feb 28, 2012
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H.R. 3990 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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