A bill to strengthen the capacity and competitiveness of historically Black colleges and universities through robust public-sector, private-sector, and community partnerships and engagement, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for South Carolina. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 15, 2020
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 31, 2020
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 31, 2020.
What legislators are saying
“wicker, Hyde-Smith commend passage of hbcu partnership act”
— Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith [R-MS] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 13, 2019
“Adams' Bill to Strengthen HBCU Partnerships Passes House”
— Rep. Alma Adams [D-NC12] on Dec 7, 2020
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S. 461 (116th) was 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 461. 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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HBCU PARTNERS Act, Pub. L. No. 116-270, S. 461, 116th Cong. (2020).
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