New Cosponsor — May 6, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Mike Thompson [D-CA5]
The bill now has 20 cosponsors (20 Democrats).
Feb 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 6, 2013
Length: 52 pages
To award grants to encourage State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to utilize technology to improve student achievement and college-and-career readiness, the skills of teachers and school leaders, and the efficiency and productivity of education systems at all levels.
2/6/2013--Introduced.Transforming Education through Technology Act - Directs the Secretary of Education to award matching grants to states and, through them, subgrants to local educational agencies (LEAs) to strengthen state and ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 521”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 521 — 113th Congress: Transforming Education through Technology Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr521
“H.R. 521 — 113th Congress: Transforming Education through Technology Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr521>
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