To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to promote the matriculation, and increase in the graduation rates, of individuals with disabilities within higher education.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 27, 2019
Length: 31 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on September 27, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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13 Cosponsors (12 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Sep 27, 2019
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Dec 15, 2022
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 9604 (117th).
H.R. 4577 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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