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H.R. 5509: Innovations in Mentoring, Training, and Apprenticeships Act

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About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 5509 directs the National Science Foundation (NSF) to provide grants for innovative approaches to science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and computer science (STEM) education and related workforce development programs, including supporting new apprenticeships and applied learning opportunities. Grants may be awarded to community colleges, universities, and nonprofit organizations who coordinate with regional employers to offer these opportunities. NSF is also required to conduct research on the STEM and technical workforce.

Sponsor and status

Kevin McCarthy

Sponsor. Representative for California's 23rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2018
Length: 14 pages
Introduced:

Apr 13, 2018

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 25, 2018

This bill passed in the House on September 25, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

30% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 5509 will add $29 million in new spending through 2023.

History

Apr 13, 2018
 
Introduced

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Apr 17, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 21, 2018
 
On House Schedule

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Sep 25, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 25, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 5509 is 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.

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