H.Res. 51 (113th): 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.

Introduced:

Feb 4, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 4, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” Langevin

Representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2013
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
2/4/2013--Introduced.Recognizes the importance of art and design in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields.Supports the designation of a STEM-to-STEAM Month.Encourages the inclusion of art and design in the ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Res. 319 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 21, 2011

H.Res. 247 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 1, 2015

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 51” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Feb 4, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (10D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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