To amend the Head Start Act to promote trauma-informed practices, age-appropriate positive behavioral intervention and support, services for young children who have experienced trauma or toxic stress, and improved coordination between Head Start agencies and other programs that serve very young children.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 30, 2017
Length: 5 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on January 30, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 1, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2217 (114th).
Jan 30, 2017
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H.R. 737 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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