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H.R. 1094 (116th): World Language Advancement and Readiness Act of 2019

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To authorize the Secretary of Defense to make grants to support the study of world languages in elementary schools and secondary schools.

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Sponsor and status

David Price

Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 7, 2019
Length: 7 pages
Feb 7, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 7, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


26 Cosponsors (24 Democrats, 2 Republicans)


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What legislators are saying

Reps. Price, Young Secure $15 Million for New World Languages Program in Omnibus Appropriations Bill
    — Rep. David Price [D-NC4] (Sponsor) on Dec 22, 2020

Reps. Price, Young Secure $15 Million for New World Languages Program in Omnibus Appropriations Bill
    — Rep. Don Young [R-AK, 1973-2022] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 22, 2020

Price-Sponsored Bipartisan World Language Funding Included in Appropriations Bill
    — Rep. David Price [D-NC4] (Sponsor) on Jul 13, 2020

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Feb 7, 2019

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H.R. 1094 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1094. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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