A bill to ensure that significantly more students graduate college with the international knowledge and experience essential for success in today's global economy through the establishment of the Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Program in the Department of Education.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Illinois. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 11, 2019
Length: 9 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on April 11, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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5 Cosponsors (4 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Sep 22, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3390 (114th).
Mar 9, 2017
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 601 (115th).
Apr 11, 2019
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S. 1198 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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