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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New Mexico. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 14, 2013
Length: 82 pages
May 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
May 14, 2013
S. 940 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). 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 23, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s940>
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