To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to direct the Secretary of Education to award institutions of higher education grants for teaching English learners.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 18, 2018
Length: 7 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on January 18, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Experts Discuss Rhode Islands English Learner Achievement Gap at RIC”
— Rep. James “Jim” Langevin [D-RI2] (Sponsor) on Oct 18, 2018
Jan 18, 2018
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Feb 13, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1153.
H.R. 4838 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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