New Cosponsor — Apr 24, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Martin Heinrich [D-NM]
The bill now has 20 cosponsors (20 Democrats).
Mar 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 30th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2011
Length: 15 pages
To provide for fulfilling the potential of women in academic science and engineering, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 19, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 889 — 112th Congress: Fulfilling the Potential of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr889
“H.R. 889 — 112th Congress: Fulfilling the Potential of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr889>
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