To direct the Secretary of Education to award grants to States that enact State laws that will make school attendance compulsory through the age of 17.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Maryland's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 12, 2013
Length: 4 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on December 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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7 Cosponsors (7 Democrats)
Sep 19, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6434 (112th).
Dec 12, 2013
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May 15, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2371 (114th).
H.R. 3738 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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