To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide educational stability for children in foster care, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 31, 2012
Length: 12 pages
May 31, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 31, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
May 31, 2012
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H.R. 5876 (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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