New Cosponsor — Nov 1, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Thad Cochran [R-MS]
The bill now has 8 cosponsors (8 Republicans).
Sep 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Illinois
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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2011
Length: 39 pages
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 regarding public charter schools.
9/15/2011--Introduced.Empowering Parents through Quality Charter Schools Act - Amends part B (Public Charter Schools) of title V of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to revise subpart 1 ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1566”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1566 — 112th Congress: Empowering Parents through Quality Charter Schools Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1566
“S. 1566 — 112th Congress: Empowering Parents through Quality Charter Schools Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1566>
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