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USHB6237IntroMatthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019
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2018-07-12
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB5515EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 This bill authorizes FY2019 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2018-07-11
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB754IntroCyber Scholarship Opportunities Act of 2017 This bill amends the Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2014 to require at least 5% of scholarships that the National Science Foundation (NSF) coordinates with the Department of Homeland Security under the fe...
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2018-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 440.
USHB5962IntroSTEM K to Career Act This bill amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA) to require the Department of Education to forgive student loan obligations of borrowers employed as full-time teachers of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (S...
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2018-05-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR124IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Engineers Week. Supports the goals and ideals of Engineers Week to increase understanding of, and interest in, engineering and technology careers. Recognizes that engineering education is a critical component of STE...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHR216IntroCongratulating the Plastics Industry Association on its 80th anniversary. Congratulates the Plastics Industry Association on its 80th anniversary.
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHR196IntroExpressing support for designation of March 14, 2017, as "National Pi Day". Supports the designation of a Pi Day and its celebration around the world. Recognizes the continuing importance of the math and science education programs of the National Sci...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHR273IntroSupporting the principles and goals of the March for Science taking place in Washington, DC, and cities all over the world on Earth Day, April 22, 2017. Supports the principles and goals of the March for Science and affirms the need for evidence-base...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHR388IntroCongratulating and honoring Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory on 50 years of groundbreaking discoveries. Congratulates and honors the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) on its semicentennial. Wishes Fermilab success in continuing to...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB2305IntroComputer Science in STEM Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Education (ED) to award to states: (1) two-year formula grants to develop comprehensive plans to strengthen elementary and secondary computer-science education, and (2) competi...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB2653IntroSTEM Opportunities Act of 2017
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB2709IntroWomen and Minorities in STEM Booster Act of 2017 This bill requires the National Science Foundation to award competitive grants to enable eligible entities to carry out the activities specified below in order to increase the participation of women an...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB3344IntroSTEM to STEAM Act of 2017 This bill amends the STEM Education Act of 2015 to include: (1) among the purposes for which the National Science Foundation shall award competitive, merit-reviewed grants the support of the integration of art and design in ...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB5785IntroJobs and Justice Act of 2018
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2018-05-14
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Committee
USHB5606IntroClimate Change Education Act
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2018-04-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2740IntroClimate Change Education Act
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2018-04-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB5567IntroDOE National Labs Jobs ACCESS Act
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2018-04-18
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB4673IntroPromoting Women in the Aviation Workforce Act This bill directs the Federal Aviation Administration to create and facilitate the Women in Aviation Advisory Board to promote organizations and programs that provide education, training, mentorship, outr...
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2018-04-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3655PassTo designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1300 Main Street in Belmar, New Jersey, as the "Dr. Walter S. McAfee Post Office Building". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1300 Main Stre...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-151. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5136IntroGIRLS STEM Act Getting Involved in Researching, Learning, and Studying of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Act This bill amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a program to: (1) encourage the interest ...
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2018-03-01
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB5119IntroP3 Act Partnerships for Progress and Prosperity Act This bill requires the Department of Education (ED) to award grants to local educational agencies (LEAs) and institutions of higher education for the improvement of students' education in science, t...
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2018-02-27
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3397EngrossBuilding Blocks of STEM Act This bill instructs the National Science Foundation, when awarding grants under the Discovery Research PreK-12 program, to consider age distribution in order to more equitably allocate funding for research studies with a f...
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2018-02-14
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4508IntroPROSPER Act Promoting Real Opportunity, Success, and Prosperity through Education Reform Act
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2018-02-08
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 413.
USSB2344IntroImmigration Innovation Act of 2018
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2018-01-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4306IntroNational Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2017
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2018-01-03
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USSB2244IntroPromoting Women in the Aviation Workforce Act This bill directs the Federal Aviation Administration to create and facilitate the Women in Aviation Advisory Board to promote organizations and programs that provide education, training, mentorship, outr...
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2017-12-18
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2810PassNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 This bill authorizes FY2018 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2017-12-12
Became Public Law No: 115-91. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1968IntroCode Like a Girl Act This bill directs the National Science Foundation (NSF) to award competitive grants to institutions of higher education, local educational agencies, or nonprofit organizations to accelerate research efforts to increase understand...
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2017-10-17
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3839IntroToday's American Dream Act This bill establishes new programs or amends existing programs related to workforce and community development. It directs: (1) the Department of Labor to award grants for job skills training for older individuals (older tha...
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2017-09-29
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USSB1877IntroStartup Act This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to adjust to conditional permanent resident status up to 50,000 aliens who have earned a master's or doctorate degree in a science...
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2017-09-27
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB129EngrossNational Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill requires the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to award Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowships. Currently, NOAA has discretion in awarding such f...
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2017-09-19
To House Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Committee
USSB1761IntroIntelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018
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2017-09-07
By Senator Burr from Select Committee on Intelligence filed written report. Report No. 115-151. Additional and Minority views filed.
USHB2997Intro21st Century AIRR Act 21st Century Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization Act This bill reauthorizes and modifies Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) programs. It also establishes the American Air Navigation Services Corporation as a fede...
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2017-09-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 213.
USSB1631IntroDepartment of State Authorities Act, Fiscal Year 2018 This bill directs the Department of State to report to Congress regarding State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development reorganization plans. The State Department is urged to esta...
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2017-09-06
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 210.
USHB3218PassHarry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017
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2017-08-16
Became Public Law No: 115-48. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1598IntroHarry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017
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2017-08-02
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 200.
USHB3428IntroAPP Act Advancing and Promoting Programming This bill requires the General Services Administration (GSA) to establish a publicly available website that includes a database of federal funding opportunities for the creation of apps (software applicatio...
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2017-07-26
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB2053IntroMining Schools Enhancement Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to require the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) of the Department of the Interior to ensure that at least 70% ...
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2017-07-25
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 186.
USHB3316IntroCode Like a Girl Act This bill directs the National Science Foundation (NSF) to award competitive grants to institutions of higher education, local educational agencies, or nonprofit organizations to accelerate research efforts to increase understand...
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2017-07-20
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H6046)
USHR459IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should support the development of programs that better prepare students for careers in cybersecurity by actively promoting ethical hacking skills. Supports public and private...
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2017-07-19
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB2717IntroSTAPLE Act Stopping Trained in America Ph.D.s From Leaving the Economy Act of 2017 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to exempt from: (1) direct numerical limitations aliens who have earned a Ph.D. degree in science, technology, eng...
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2017-07-11
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB3174IntroCHANCE in TECH Act CHampioning Apprenticeships for New Careers and Employees in TECHnology Act This bill requires the Department of Labor to enter into competitive contracts with industry intermediaries to promote the development of and access to app...
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2017-07-10
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSB1518IntroCHANCE in TECH Act Championing Apprenticeships for New Careers and Employees in Technology Act This bill requires the Department of Labor to enter into competitive contracts with industry intermediaries to promote the development of and access to app...
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2017-07-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3119Intro21st Century STEM for Girls and Underrepresented Minorities Act This bill amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to authorize the Department of Education to provide grants to local educational agencies to encourage the ongoing deve...
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2017-06-29
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB3137IntroPromoting Women in STEM Act This bill amends the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 to require state leadership activities under the Act to include supporting programs that increase the participation of women in career and tec...
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2017-06-29
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSR187IntroA resolution congratulating and honoring Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory on 50 years of groundbreaking discoveries. Congratulates and honors the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) on its semicentennial. Wishes Fermilab success in ...
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2017-06-07
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3343; text as passed Senate: CR S3339)
USHR358IntroExpressing support for the designation of May 25 as "National Moonshot Day" and recognizing the importance of conquering scientific challenges from medicine to space and beyond. Expresses support for the designation of National Moonshot Day. Recogniz...
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2017-05-25
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSB1270IntroSTEM Opportunities Act of 2017
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2017-05-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1246IntroWomen and Minorities in STEM Booster Act of 2017 This bill requires the National Science Foundation to award competitive grants to enable eligible entities to carry out the activities specified below in order to increase the participation of women an...
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2017-05-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2590IntroComputer Science for All Act of 2017 This bill establishes a program through which the Department of Education (ED) shall award grants to states, local educational agencies, and eligible tribal schools to serve as models for national replication of c...
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2017-05-22
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
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