H.R. 7217 (94th): Education for All Handicapped Children Act


May 21, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 29, 1975 but was never passed by the Senate.


John Brademas

Representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Education of the Handicapped Act to provide educational assistance to all handicapped children.

Summary (CRS)

7/29/1975--Passed House amended.(Measure passed House, amended, roll call #450 (375-44)) Education for All Handicapped Children Act - States the findings of the Congress, including that:(1) the special educational needs of ... Read more >

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May 21, 1975

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Jul 29, 1975
Passed House

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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) (show)
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S. 6 (Related)
Education For All Handicapped Children Act

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 29, 1975

H.Res. 614 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jul 21, 1975

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