S. 3618 (94th): School Desegregation Standards and Assistance Act


Jun 24, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 24, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Eastland

Senator from Mississippi


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish procedures and standards for the framing of relief in suits to desegregate the Nation's elementary and secondary public schools, to provide for assistance to voluntary desegregation efforts, to establish a National Community and Education Committee to provide assistance to encourage and facilitate constructive and comprehensive community involvement and planning in the desegregation of schools.

Summary (CRS)

6/24/1976--Introduced.School Desegregation Standards and Assistance Act - TitleI - Standards and Procedures in School Desegregation SuitsStates that the purpose of this title is:(1) to prevent unlawful discrimination in public schools; ... Read more >

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Jun 24, 1976

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3618”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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H.R. 14553 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 24, 1976

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