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H.R. 4508: Malala Yousafzai Scholarship Act

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To expand the number of scholarships available to Pakistani women under the Merit and Needs-Based Scholarship Program.

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Sponsor and status

Hakeem Jeffries

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 8th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2020
Length: 9 pages
Introduced
Sep 26, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Mar 3, 2020

This bill passed in the House on March 3, 2020 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

the daily leader: tuesday, march 3, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Mar 2, 2020

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - March 06, 2020
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on Mar 9, 2020

the weekly leader: friday, february 28, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Feb 28, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 4508 will be negligible.

History

Sep 26, 2019
 
Introduced

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Dec 18, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 3, 2020
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4508 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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