H.R. 5569 (96th): A bill to amend section 421 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to permit the use of funds for the purchase of band instruments.


Oct 12, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 12, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ronald Marlenee
Representative for Montana's 2nd congressional district

See Instead:

H.R. 5772 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Nov 1, 1979

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to include the acquisition of band instruments for the use of children and teachers in elementary and secondary schools for such ...

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H.R. 5772 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 1, 1979

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Oct 12, 1979


5 cosponsors (5D) (show)
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