To increase the participation of women, girls, and underrepresented minorities in STEM fields, to encourage and support students from all economic backgrounds to pursue STEM career opportunities, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 10, 2015
Length: 13 pages
Feb 10, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 10, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Dec 10, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3690 (113th).
Feb 10, 2015
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H.R. 840 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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