H.R. 4742 (114th): Promoting Women in Entrepreneurship Act

To authorize the National Science Foundation to support entrepreneurial programs for women.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 15, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 22, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Elizabeth Esty

Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2016
Length: 4 pages

History

Mar 15, 2016
 
Introduced

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Mar 22, 2016
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Sep 21, 2016
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Sep 26, 2016
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

H.R. 4742 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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