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H.R.1358: STEM Opportunities Act of 2013
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||science, technology, communications|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Eddie Bernice Johnson, D-Texas|
|Total Cosponsors||19 (All Democrats)|
|Introduced||March 21, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||June 24, 2013|
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- Bill introduced in the House
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill signed into law
STEM Opportunities Act of 2013 - Directs the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) to provide federal science agencies with guidance on establishing specified policies to accommodate the needs of caregiver researchers who receive their research awards.
Requires each federal science agency to annually collect and submit to the National Science Foundation (NSF) institution-level data on demographics, primary field, award type, review rating (as practicable), budget request, funding outcome, and awarded budget for all applications for merit-reviewed research and development grants to institutions of higher education (IHEs) and federal laboratories. Requires NSF to publish a statistical summary of that data.
Directs OSTP, in collaboration with NSF, to identify and disseminate to federal science agencies information and best practices useful in educating program officers and members of standing peer review committees at federal science agencies about: (1) resear...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|June 24, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Research and Technology.|
|March 21, 2013||Referred to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology.|