S. 2657 (94th): Education Amendments


Nov 12, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 12, 1976

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 12, 1976.


Pub.L. 94-482


Claiborne Pell

Senator from Rhode Island



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Last Updated: Oct 12, 1976

About the bill

Full Title

An Act to extend the Higher Education Act of 1965, to extend and revise the Vocational Education Act of 1963, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/27/1976--Conference report filed in House.(Conference report filed in House, H. Rept. 94-1701) Education Amendments - =TitleI - Higher Education=Amends Title I of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to authorize ... Read more >


Nov 12, 1975

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May 14, 1976
Reported by Committee

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Aug 27, 1976
Passed Senate

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Aug 31, 1976
Passed House with Changes

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Oct 12, 1976
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Oct 12, 1976
Text Published

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2657”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (9D, 5R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Aug 27, 1976 midnight
unknown 78/5
Sep 28, 1976 midnight
unknown 78/3

Related Bills

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S. 2675 (95th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 6, 1978

H.R. 14070 (Related)
A bill to extend and amend part B of title IV of the Higher ...

Passed House
Last Action: Aug 25, 1976

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