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H.R. 2218

Sep 13, 2011: Passed House Education


September 14, 2011 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
September 13, 2011
2:26 PM EDT
On passage Passed by recorded vote: 365 - 54 (Roll no. 705).
September 13, 2011
2:26 PM EDT
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
September 13, 2011
2:18 PM EDT
On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by recorded vote: 189 - 231 (Roll no. 704).
September 13, 2011
1:52 PM EDT
DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hanabusa motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to require each state entity that receives a grant, to have in effect policies and procedures for charter schools that require criminal background checks to be conducted for school employees prohibit the employment of an individual for a position as a school employee if they refuse to consent to a criminal background check, make false statements in connection with the background check or have been convicted of a felony.
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