H.R. 13778 (95th): Department of Education Organization Act


Aug 8, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 8, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jack Brooks

Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish a Department of Education, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

8/25/1978--Reported to House amended.(Reported to House from the Committee on Government Operations with amendment, H. Rept. 95-1531) Department of Education Organization Act - =TitleI - Findings and Purpose=Declares the purpose ... Read more >

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Aug 8, 1978

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6 cosponsors (5D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 2444 (96th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 11, 1979

H.Res. 1355 (rule)

Last Action: Sep 19, 1978

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