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USHB2486EngrossFUTURE Act Fostering Undergraduate Talent by Unlocking Resources for Education Act This bill requires the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to disclose certain tax return information to the Department of Education (ED) for the purpose of administering f...
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2020-07-23
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendments to Senate amendment.
USSB933IntroBLUE GLOBE Act Bolstering Long-Term Understanding and Exploration of the Great Lakes, Oceans, Bays, and Estuaries Act This bill addresses data collection and monitoring of the Great Lakes, oceans, bays, estuaries, and coasts. Specifically, the bill i...
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2020-07-22
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB6395IntroWilliam M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 This bill authorizes FY2021 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It...
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2020-07-21
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
USHB2EngrossMoving Forward Act This bill addresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, research, hazardous materials, and rail programs of the Department of Transportation (DOT). Among other provisions, the bill ext...
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2020-07-20
Received in the Senate.
USHB7667IntroCommerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations to the Department of Commerce, the Department of Justice (DOJ), the science agencies, and several related agencies. The bill provides a...
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2020-07-16
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 366.
USHB7275IntroNational Security Innovation Act
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2020-06-18
To House Armed Services Committee
USSB3905IntroIntelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021
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2020-06-17
By Senator Rubio from Select Committee on Intelligence filed written report. Report No. 116-233. Minority views filed.
USHB7156IntroSERVICE Act STEM Education and Recruitment by Valuing Increased Community Engagement Act of 2020
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2020-06-11
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB7181IntroHolding China Accountable Act
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2020-06-11
To House Financial Services Committee
USSB3920IntroSECURE CAMPUS Act of 2020 Safeguarding Educational Institutions, Colleges, Universities, and Research Entities from China's Attempts to Misappropriate Property of the United States Act of 2020 This bill prohibits certain Chinese citizens from receivi...
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2020-06-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7033IntroSECURE CAMPUS Act of 2020 Safeguarding Educational institutions, Colleges, Universities, and Research Entities from China's Attempts to Misappropriate Property of the United States Act of 2020 This bill prohibits certain Chinese citizens from receivi...
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2020-05-27
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6993IntroH-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act of 2020
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2020-05-22
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB3770IntroH-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act of 2020
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2020-05-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6786IntroTo amend title 10, United States Code, to include the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and American Samoa in the definition of "State" for purposes of the Department of Defense STARBASE Program.
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2020-05-08
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR947IntroExpressing support for the designation of May 7, 2020, as a "National Day of Reason" and recognizing the central importance of reason in the betterment of humanity. This resolution (1) supports the designation of a National Day of Reason; and (2) enc...
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2020-05-01
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR942IntroExpressing support for designation of the third Friday of every March, as "National FIRST Robotics Day".
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2020-04-28
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHB6526IntroSTEM Corps Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to establish a STEM Corps program to enhance the STEM (i.e., science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) and computer science workforce of DOD and the defense industry. ...
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2020-04-17
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB6140IntroVeterans in STEM Act
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2020-03-12
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB5766IntroVET TEC Expansion Act Veteran Employment Through Technology Education Courses Expansion Act
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2020-03-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB6195IntroGIRLS STEM Act Getting Involved in Researching, Learning, and Studying of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Act This bill establishes a program to (1) encourage the interest of female students in careers requiring science, mathematics...
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2020-03-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6109IntroINSPIRES Act Inspiring New STEM Professionals by Investing in Renovation of Education Spaces Act This bill directs the Department of Education to establish grant programs (1) for the modernization, renovation, or repair of career- and technical-educa...
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2020-03-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3397IntroINSPIRES Act Inspiring New STEM Professionals by Investing in Renovation of Education Spaces Act This bill directs the Department of Education to establish grant programs (1) for the modernization, renovation, or repair of career- and technical-educa...
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2020-03-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR534IntroA resolution designating March 2 through March 8, 2020, as "Women of the Aviation Workforce Week". This resolution (1) designates March 2-March 8, 2020, as Women of the Aviation Workforce Week; (2) celebrates the U.S. aviation workforce; (3) encourag...
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2020-03-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5976IntroP3 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 to improve students' education in science, technology, e...
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2020-02-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5922IntroRonald V. Dellums Memorial Fellowship for Women of Color in STEAM and National Security Act This bill requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to establish a fellowship program that provides scholarships and internships to underrepresented students w...
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2020-02-18
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB910IntroNational Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 and revises the National Sea Grant College Program, through which the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) supports university-based pro...
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2020-02-13
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 426.
USHB4979IntroRural STEM Education Act This bill directs the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support research regarding STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, including computer science) education in rural schools. The NSF must award grants ...
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2020-02-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 319.
USHB4990IntroElection Technology Research Act of 2019 This bill directs the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), the National Science Foundation (NSF), and other agencies to support research on voting systems. NIST, in collaboration with the NSF...
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2020-02-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 318.
USHR852IntroExpressing support for the designation of the first Saturday of every January as "National FIRST Robotics Day".
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2020-02-12
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHR849IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Engineers Week. This resolution supports the goals and ideals of Engineers Week to increase understanding of, and interest in, engineering and technology careers. The resolution recognizes that engineering education...
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2020-02-12
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USSB153PassSupporting Veterans in STEM Careers Act This bill addresses the participation of veterans in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields, including by making veterans eligible for certain National Science Foundation (NSF) programs...
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2020-02-11
Became Public Law No: 116-115. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5784IntroSupporting Minority STEM Student to Career Act
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2020-02-06
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB5772IntroVeteran STEM Scholarship Enhancement Act This bill revises the Edith Nourse Rogers STEM Scholarship program under the Post-9/11 GI Bill. Specifically, the bill removes a requirement that priority be given to certain eligible students and instead auth...
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2020-02-06
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHCR85IntroWolverine CubeSats for Education Resolution
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2020-01-24
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USSB1739IntroDepartment of Energy National Labs Jobs ACCESS Act This bill establishes the Department of Energy National Lab Jobs ACCESS Program to provide grants for technical, skills-based preapprenticeship and apprenticeship programs that provide employer-drive...
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2020-01-15
By Senator Murkowski from Committee on Energy and Natural Resources filed written report. Report No. 116-205.
USSB3192IntroNational Air Grant Fellowship Program Act of 2020
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2020-01-14
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB737PassBuilding Blocks of STEM Act This bill modifies National Science Foundation (NSF) grant programs that support STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, including computer science) education. (Sec. 3) The bill instructs the NSF, when awa...
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2019-12-24
Became Public Law No: 116-102. (TXT | PDF)
USSB1790PassNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 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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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-92.
USSR460IntroA resolution congratulating the American Geophysical Union on the occasion of its centennial.
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2019-12-19
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7234; text: CR S7214)
USSB2824EngrossARTS Act Artistic Recognition for Talented Students Act
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2019-12-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2051EngrossSustainable Chemistry Research and Development Act of 2019 This bill directs the Office of Science and Technology Policy to convene an interagency entity under the National Science and Technology Council with the responsibility of coordinating federa...
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2019-12-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4373EngrossEngineering Biology Research and Development Act of 2019 This bill directs the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) to implement a National Engineering Biology Research and Development Initiative; the OSTP to designate an interagency commit...
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2019-12-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4372EngrossMSI STEM Achievement Act This bill supports efforts to increase science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education at minority-serving institutions of higher education (IHEs), including by requiring the National Science Foundation to ...
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2019-12-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2405IntroNational Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2025 and revises the National Sea Grant College Program, through which the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) supports university-based pro...
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2019-12-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 262.
USHB5328IntroFederal Funding Accountability for Sexual Harassers Act This bill requires institutions of higher education (IHEs) that receive federal funding to report certain instances of discrimination on the basis of sex. Such IHEs must report, to all federal a...
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2019-12-05
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB999IntroSustainable Chemistry Research and Development Act of 2019 This bill directs the Office of Science and Technology Policy to convene an interagency entity under the National Science and Technology Council with the responsibility of coordinating federa...
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2019-11-13
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2775IntroHACKED Act of 2019 Harvesting American Cybersecurity Knowledge through Education Act of 2019
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2019-11-13
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USSB2800IntroNational Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2019
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2019-11-13
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2831Intro21st Century Space Grant Modernization Act of 2019 This bill revises provisions relating to the National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) shall carry out the program with the objecti...
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2019-11-12
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4997IntroARTS Act Artistic Recognition for Talented Students Act
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2019-11-08
To House Judiciary Committee
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