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Jul 17, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This bill was introduced on July 17, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New Jersey
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.
7/17/1978--Introduced.Thomas A. Edison Centennial Educational Act - Establishes the Thomas A. Edison Centennial Commission within the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare to encourage and support the observance of the ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/s3307>
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