H.R. 998 (112th): Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011


Mar 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jared Polis

Representative for Colorado's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 10, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/10/2011--Introduced.Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 - Prohibits public school students from being excluded from participating in, or subject to discrimination under, any federally-assisted educational program on the basis of their ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 10, 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. 998”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


171 cosponsors (169D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1652 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 18, 2013

S. 555 (Related)
Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 10, 2011

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