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The Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act

VOTE: HR 1388, House Vote 169; Passed 275-149 on 3/31/2009

Status: Became Public Law 111-13 on 4/21/2009

Vote Description: This bill tripled the number of volunteers in programs under the Corporation for National and Community Service Programs; increased compensation for full time-service to benefit children and adults in need; and allowed volunteers older than 55 to transfer their education award to a child, foster child or grandchild to help them pay for college.

CDF Action Council Position: YES.

Vote:
Roll call 169
Votes For:
275
   
Votes Against:
149
   
Not Voting:
8
   

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