A bill to amend title III of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to strengthen minority-serving institutions.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Hawaii. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 19, 2015
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on November 19, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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2 Cosponsors (1 Democrat, 1 Republican)
Nov 19, 2015
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S. 2317 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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