H.R. 4998 (111th): To establish and to expand partnerships that promote innovation and increase the economic and social impact of research by developing tools and resources to connect new scientific discoveries to practical uses.


Apr 13, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 13, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Baron Hill

Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district



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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

4/13/2010--Introduced.Requires the Director of the National Science Foundation (NSF) to carry out a program to award merit-reviewed, competitive grants to institutions of higher education for the establishment and expansion of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 13, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4998”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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