Bill Text — May 14, 2013
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A bill to provide grants to States to improve high schools and raise graduation rates while ensuring rigorous standards, to develop and implement effective school models for struggling students and dropouts, and to improve State policies to raise graduation rates, and for other purposes.
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 940”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 940 — 113th Congress: Graduation Promise Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s940
“S. 940 — 113th Congress: Graduation Promise Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s940>
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|quote=Graduation Promise Act of 2013