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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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2018-11-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 797.
USHR1129IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week beginning on October 21, 2018, as "National Chemistry Week".
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2018-10-19
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
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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2018-10-19
To House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Committee
USSB3589IntroINSPIRES Act Inspiring New STEM Professionals by Investing in Renovation of Education Spaces Act This bill amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to direct the Department of Education to establish grant programs: (1) for the modern...
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2018-10-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3583IntroInnovations in Mentoring, Training, and Apprenticeships Act
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2018-10-11
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB7031IntroCombating Sexual Harassment in Science Act of 2018
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2018-10-05
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB7044IntroUnmanned Aircraft Systems Collegiate Training Initiative Program Act This bill directs the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to establish a Collegiate Training Initiative Program relating to unmanned aircraft systems. The FAA shall make new or co...
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2018-10-05
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHB302PassSports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill extends the liability insurance coverage of a state-licensed medical professional to another state when the professional provides medical services to an athlete, athletic team, or team ...
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2018-10-05
Became Public Law No: 115-254.
USSB3467IntroStrengthening Minority-Serving Institutions Act of 2018
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2018-09-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6794IntroImmigration Innovation Act of 2018
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2018-09-13
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5515PassNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 This bill authorizes FY2019 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the national security programs...
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2018-08-13
Became Public Law No: 115-232.
USHB6440IntroScience, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) and Trade in Schools Act This bill amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 to specify that applicants who have expertise in career and technical education are eligible for Teacher Education Assistance...
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2018-07-19
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHB6237EngrossIntelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019 Stop Terrorist Use of Virtual Currencies Act
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2018-07-16
Received in the Senate.
USSB3153IntroMatthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019
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2018-07-11
By Senator Burr from Select Committee on Intelligence filed written report. Report No. 115-298. Additional views filed.
USSB754IntroCyber Scholarship Opportunities Act of 2017 This bill requires the National Science Foundation, in coordination with the Office of Personnel Management, to develop and implement a pilot program at community colleges to provide scholarships to student...
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2018-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 440.
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
USHB3639IntroScience Laureates of the United States Act of 2017 This bill directs the National Science Foundation (NSF) to establish the position of Science Laureate of the United States to honor the service of scientists. The NSF shall appoint a Science Laureate...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB3763IntroSmarter EPSCoR Act This bill directs the National Science Foundation (NSF), when determining the eligibility of a jurisdiction to participate in the Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research [EPSCoR] program (formerly known as the Experim...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB4150IntroInnovate America Act
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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 This bill declares that the evidence for human-induced climate change is overwhelming and undeniable. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) must establish a Climate Change Education Program to: increa...
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2018-04-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2740IntroClimate Change Education Act This bill declares that the evidence for human-induced climate change is overwhelming and undeniable. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) must establish a Climate Change Education Program to: increa...
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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
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.
USSB2370IntroSTRIVE Act Supporting the Teaching Profession through Revitalizing Investments in Valuable Educators Act This bill amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide qualifying teachers with a new, incremental loan-cancellation program. Specifically,...
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2018-02-05
To Senate Finance Committee
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 This bill amends the National Sea Grant College Program Act to reauthorize through FY2023 the National Sea Grant College Program. The bill requires the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Adminis...
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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)
USSB2217IntroFUTURE of Artificial Intelligence Act of 2017 Fundamentally Understanding The Usability and Realistic Evolution of Artificial Intelligence Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Commerce to establish the Federal Advisory Committee on the Dev...
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2017-12-12
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSR301IntroA resolution designating the week beginning on October 22, 2017, as "National Chemistry Week". Designates the week beginning on October 22, 2017, as National Chemistry Week. Recognizes the need to promote the fields of science, including chemistry, t...
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2017-10-24
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6773-6774; text as passed Senate: CR S6770)
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
USHB4023IntroDeveloping Tomorrow's Engineering and Technical Workforce Act
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2017-10-11
To House Education And The Workforce 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
USHB3706IntroNative Health and Wellness Act of 2017
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2017-09-08
To House Subcommittee on Health 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.
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