H.R. 5436 (112th): Engaging Students Through Service Learning Act


May 7, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David Loebsack

Representative for Iowa's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 7, 2012
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to authorize a national elementary and secondary service-learning program that promotes student academic achievement, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/7/2012--Introduced.Engaging Students Through Service Learning Act - Amends title II of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish an Enhancing the Effectiveness of K-12 Education through Service ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 7, 2012

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. 5436”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 2268 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 5, 2013

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