To expand the use of open textbooks in order to achieve savings for students.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 15th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 19, 2013
Length: 10 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on November 19, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 19, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 8, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3721 (114th).
H.R. 3538 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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