About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to establish an educational program in the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare for the purpose of promoting the centennial anniversary of the invention by Thomas Alva Edison of the first practical incandescent electric lamp through encouragement of scholarly works, conferences, seminars and public programs, and to establish a grants program to assist in collecting, compiling, editing and publishing the papers of Thomas A. Edison, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Jul 17, 1978
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3307”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 3307 — 95th Congress: Thomas A. Edison Centennial Educational Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/s3307
“S. 3307 — 95th Congress: Thomas A. Edison Centennial Educational Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1978. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/s3307>
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