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H.R.2536: Computer Science Education Act of 2013
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||education|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Susan Brooks, R-Ind.|
|Total Cosponsors||120 (58 Democrats, 62 Republicans)|
|Introduced||June 27, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||Sept. 13, 2013|
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- Bill introduced in the House
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill signed into law
Computer Science Education Act of 2013 - Amends title IX (General Provisions) of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to define "computer science" as the study of computers and algorithmic processes, including the study of computing principles, computer hardware and software design, computer applications, and the impact of computers on society.
Makes computer science a core academic subject.
Includes computer science teachers in professional development activities.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Sept. 13, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.|
|June 27, 2013||Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.|