To require State educational agencies that receive funding under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to have in effect policies and procedures on background checks for school employees.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 11th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 28, 2013
Length: 7 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 22, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Fitzpatrick: Advancing Victims Rights Critical Year-round”
— Rep. Michael Fitzpatrick [R-PA8, 2011-2016] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 7, 2014
Dec 21, 2010
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6547 (111th).
May 22, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 22, 2013
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Jul 23, 2014
Considered by Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 2083 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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