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H.R.512: Dr. Rita Hocog Inos Territorial Fellowship Act
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||education|
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|Sponsor||Gregorio 'Kilili' Camacho Sablan, D-Northern Marina Islands|
|Total Cosponsors||6 (All Democrats)|
|Introduced||Feb. 5, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||Feb. 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
Dr. Rita Hocog Inos Territorial Fellowship Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to establish the Dr. Rita Hocog Inos Fellowship Program to award local government and federal government fellowships to qualified students from American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Allows a fellow to receive either a specified stipend or academic credit toward graduation for participating in an internship.
Defines a "qualified student" as a student who is a U.S. citizen, domiciled in American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin Islands, and enrolled in a degree or certificate program at an institution of higher education.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Feb. 13, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans, and Insular Affairs.|
|Feb. 5, 2013||Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.|