S. 1215 (95th): Tribally Controlled Community College Assistance Act


Apr 1, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 17, 1978

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 17, 1978.


Pub.L. 95-471


James Abourezk

Senator from South Dakota



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Last Updated: Oct 17, 1978

About the bill

Full Title

An Act to provide for grants to tribally controlled community colleges, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/26/1978--Passed House amended.(Measure passed House, amended, in lieu of H.R. 9158) Tribally Controlled Community College Assistance Act - =TitleI - Tribally Controlled Community Colleges=Provides for educational grants by the Secretary ... Read more >


Apr 1, 1977

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Nov 2, 1977
Reported by Committee

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Nov 4, 1977
Passed Senate

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Sep 26, 1978
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

Oct 3, 1978
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Oct 17, 1978
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1215”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (3D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 9158 (Related)
Tribally Controlled Community College Assistance Act

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 26, 1978

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