S. 623: READ Act

A bill to enhance the transparency and accelerate the impact of assistance provided under the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to promote quality basic education in developing countries, to better enable such countries to achieve universal access to quality basic education and improved learning outcomes, to eliminate duplication and waste, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 14, 2017

Status:

Referred to Committee on Mar 14, 2017

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on March 14, 2017, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Marco Rubio

Junior Senator from Florida

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2017
Length: 19 pages

Prognosis:

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

History

Mar 14, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Ordered Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 623 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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