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

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".

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Feb 12, 2016


Passed House on Apr 18, 2016

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


Grace Meng

Representative for New York's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 19, 2016
Length: 4 pages


5% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Feb 12, 2016

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Apr 18, 2016
Passed House

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Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 4570 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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