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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 19, 2016
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 18, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Griffith's Weekly E-Newsletter 12.5.16”
— Rep. Morgan Griffith [R-VA9] on Dec 5, 2016
Feb 12, 2016
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Apr 18, 2016
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
Mar 20, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 382 (115th).
H.R. 4570 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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