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


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

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Full Title

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

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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Feb 9, 2012

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Feb 28, 2012
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10 cosponsors (10R) (show)
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