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H.R. 3316 (115th): Code Like a Girl Act

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To direct the National Science Foundation to award grants to encourage young girls to participate in computer science and other STEM activities, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Jacky Rosen

Sponsor. Representative for Nevada's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2017
Length: 11 pages
Jul 19, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 19, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


38 Cosponsors (34 Democrats, 4 Republicans)


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What legislators are saying

Rosen meets with green valley high school student coders, discusses her efforts to pass bipartisan stem legislation
    — Sen. Jacky Rosen [D-NV] (Sponsor) on Dec 7, 2018

Stefaniks early childhood grant programs for girls pass House as part of STEM bill
    — Rep. Susan Brooks [R-IN5, 2013-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 15, 2018

Capito, Cortez Masto Introduce Legislation to Encourage Young Women to Pursue STEM Education
    — Sen. Shelley Capito [R-WV] on Oct 17, 2017

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Jul 19, 2017

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H.R. 3316 (115th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3316. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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