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H.R.3568: Training Highly Skilled Americans Act of 2013

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about immigration
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Sponsor Dina Titus, D-Nev.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Nov. 20, 2013
Latest Major Action Jan. 9, 2014
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  • Bill introduced in the House   
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Bill Summary

Training Highly Skilled Americans Act of 2013 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish in the Treasury the STEM Education and Training Account.

Requires employers to submit along with an application for a certification a $1,000 fee (to be deposited in the STEM Education and Training Account).

Sets aside specified amounts for: (1) a low-income STEM scholarship program, (2) K-12 STEM education, and (3) STEM capacity building at minority-serving institutions.

Authorizes grants to eligible entities for American Dream Accounts for a group of low-income students.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 9, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.
Dec. 13, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Research and Technology.
Nov. 20, 2013 Referred to House Science, Space, and Technology
Nov. 20, 2013 Referred to House Judiciary
Nov. 20, 2013 Referred to House Education and the Workforce