New Cosponsor — Nov 1, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Thad Cochran [R-MS]
The bill now has 8 cosponsors (8 Republicans).
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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.
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. (2016). 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. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1566>
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