H.R. 5885 (98th): Head Start and Human Services Amendments of 1984


Jun 19, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 26, 1984 but was never passed by the Senate.


Ike Andrews

Representative for North Carolina's 4th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize appropriations for Head Start, Follow Through, and Native American Programs, to establish a program to provide child care information and referral services, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/19/1984--Introduced.Head Start and Human Services Amendments of 1984 - TitleI - Project Head StartAmends the Head Start Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services (the Secretary, for ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 19, 1984

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Jun 26, 1984
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5885”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


34 cosponsors (27D, 6R, 1N) (show)
Committee Assignments

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