H.Res. 319 (112th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that adding art and design into Federal programs that target the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields encourages innovation and economic growth in the United States.


Jun 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James “Jim” Langevin

Representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district



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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

6/21/2011--Introduced.Recognizes the importance of art and design in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields.Encourages the inclusion of art and design in the STEM fields during the reauthorization of ... Read more >

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Jun 21, 2011

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 319”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


5 cosponsors (5D) (show)
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Related Bills
H.Res. 1702 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 2010

H.Res. 51 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 2013

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