S. 42: Inspiring the Next Space Pioneers, Innovators, Researchers, and Explorers (INSPIRE) Women Act

H.R. 321, now P.L. 115-7, and identical to S. 42, requires NASA to develop a plan for facilitating and supporting retired astronauts, scientists, engineers, and innovators to engage with K-12 female STEM students in an attempt to inspire young women to consider participating in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics and to pursue careers in aerospace.

(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 5, 2017

Status:

Enacted Via Other Measures

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 5, 2017, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was enacted as:

H.R. 321: Inspiring the Next Space Pioneers, Innovators, Researchers, and Explorers (INSPIRE) Women Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 28, 2017. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Dean Heller

Senior Senator from Nevada

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 5, 2017
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jan 5, 2017
 
Introduced

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S. 42 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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