H.R. 4666: Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators Act

To require State educational agencies that receive funding under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to have in effect policies and procedures on background checks for school employees.

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Mar 2, 2016


Referred to Committee on Mar 2, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on March 2, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Marsha Blackburn

Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2016
Length: 7 pages


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Mar 2, 2016

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