S. 696: Next Generation High Schools Act

A bill to increase the number and percentage of students who graduate from high school college and career ready with the ability to use knowledge to solve complex problems, think critically, communicate effectively, collaborate with others, and develop academic mindsets, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Mar 10, 2015


Referred to Committee on Mar 10, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on March 10, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Tammy Baldwin

Junior Senator from Wisconsin



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Last Updated: Mar 10, 2015
Length: 47 pages


1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Mar 10, 2015

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Reported by Committee

Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 696 is 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.

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