H.R. 4570: 100 Years of Women in Congress Act

Introduced:

Feb 12, 2016

Status:

Passed House on Apr 18, 2016

This bill passed in the House on April 18, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Grace Meng

Representative for New York's 6th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 19, 2016
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

23% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Department of Agriculture program for research and extension grants to increase participation by women and underrepresented minorities in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics to redesignate the program as the "Jeannette Rankin Women and Minorities in STEM Fields Program".

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 12, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 18, 2016
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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