H.R.4570: 100 Years of Women in Congress Act

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(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) 100 Years of Women in Congress Act (Sec. 3) This bill amends the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 to designate as Jeannette Rankin Women and Minorities in STEM Fields Program Grants the current research and extension grants to increase participation by women and underrepresented minorities...

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Bill Actions

Date Description
April 19, 2016
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
April 18, 2016
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
April 18, 2016

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 377 - 6, 2 Present (Roll no. 153). (text: CR H1774-1775)

April 18, 2016
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H1780-1781)
April 18, 2016
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
April 18, 2016
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 4570.
April 18, 2016
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H1774-1776)
April 18, 2016
Mr. Davis, Rodney moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
Feb. 29, 2016
Referred to the Subcommittee on Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research.
Feb. 12, 2016
Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.
Feb. 12, 2016

Introduced in the House by Grace Meng (D-N.Y.)

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