New Cosponsor — Apr 14, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Patrick “Pat” Toomey [R-PA]
The bill now has 8 cosponsors (7 Republicans, 1 Democrat).
Jan 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on January 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Connecticut
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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2011
Length: 32 pages
A bill to reauthorize the DC Opportunity Scholarship Program, and for other purposes.
1/26/2011--Introduced.Scholarships for Opportunity and Results Act 2011or SOAR Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Education to award five-year grants on a competitive basis to nonprofit organizations to carry out a ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1552 (111th).
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 2009
Last Action: Mar 30, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 206 — 112th Congress: Scholarships for Opportunity and Results Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s206
“S. 206 — 112th Congress: Scholarships for Opportunity and Results Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s206>
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