About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Education of the Handicapped Act to provide educational assistance to all handicapped children.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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May 21, 1975
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Jul 21, 1975
Rules Change —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 614 (94th).
Jul 29, 1975
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7217”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
15 cosponsors (12D, 3R)
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Education For All Handicapped Children Act
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 29, 1975
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jul 21, 1975
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 7217 — 94th Congress: Education for All Handicapped Children Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr7217
“H.R. 7217 — 94th Congress: Education for All Handicapped Children Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1975. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr7217>
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