To simplify and streamline the information regarding institutions of higher education made publicly available by the Secretary of Education, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 24, 2014
Length: 20 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 23, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
Jun 26, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 10, 2014
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jul 23, 2014
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 11, 2016
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3178 (114th).
H.R. 4983 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4983. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
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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