H.R. 3583 (113th): Malala Yousafzai Scholarship Act


Nov 21, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 19, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.


Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Representative for Florida's 27th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 20, 2014
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To expand the number of scholarships available to Pakistani women under the Merit and Needs-Based Scholarship Program.

Summary (CRS)

Section3 - Expresses the sense of Congress that:(1) every individual, regardless of gender, should have the opportunity to pursue an education free from the fear of discrimination;(2) educational exchanges promote ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 21, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 3, 2014
Reported by Committee

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Nov 19, 2014
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3583”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (10D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 120 (Related)
Malala Yousafzai Scholarship Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 17, 2013

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