S. 2937 (94th): A bill to clarify the jurisdiction of certain courts with respect to public schools.


Feb 5, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 5, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Roth Jr.

Senator from Delaware


About the bill

Summary (CRS)
2/5/1976--Introduced.Transfers from Federal to State courts jurisdiction to enter decrees requiring the transportation of students or teachers to carry out a plan of racial desegregation, when such cases arise within ... Read more >
Related Bills

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S. 424 (95th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 1977

H.R. 13392 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 28, 1976

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The “S.” in “S. 2937” means this is a Senate 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.

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Feb 5, 1976


19 cosponsors (11R, 7D, 1C) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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