S. 716 (112th): Innovation Inspiration School Grant Program Act


Apr 4, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 4, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jeanne Shaheen

Senator from New Hampshire



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Last Updated: Apr 4, 2011
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish within the Department of Education the Innovation Inspiration school grant program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/4/2011--Introduced.Innovation Inspiration School Grant Program Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Education to award competitive matching grants to local educational agencies (LEAs) to: (1) promote science, technology, engineering (including robotics), ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 4, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 716”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (8D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1067 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2013

H.R. 2247 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 21, 2011

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