S. 2263 (112th): National Program for Arts and Technology Act of 2012

Introduced:
Mar 29, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.
Senator from Pennsylvania
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Mar 29, 2012
Length
9 pages
Related Bills
S. 1055 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2013

H.R. 3023 (Related)
National Program for Arts and Technology Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 2011

 
Status

This bill was introduced on March 29, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 29, 2012
Referred to Committee Mar 29, 2012
 
Full Title

A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to establish the National Program for Arts and Technology Act as a Federal program.

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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committees

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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3/29/2012--Introduced.
National Program for Arts and Technology Act of 2012 - Directs the Secretary of Education to establish and implement a national program for arts and technology that addresses the complex needs of the poor and undereducated by awarding competitive grants to qualified centers (private, nonprofit educational entities) and interested communities to provide: (1) financial support to establish new qualified centers, and (2) management expertise to guide such centers and communities.
Prohibits federal funds received under this Act from being used for capital expenditures or endowment gifts.
Requires a qualified center or an interested community to match federal contributions.

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