New Cosponsor — Dec 10, 2013
New Cosponsor: Sen. Heidi Heitkamp [D-ND]
The bill now has 10 cosponsors (9 Democrats, 1 Republican).
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A bill to establish an Office of Rural Education Policy in the Department of Education.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 946 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1096”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1096 — 113th Congress: Office of Rural Education Policy Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1096
“S. 1096 — 113th Congress: Office of Rural Education Policy Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1096>
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