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  1. H.Amdt.652   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment instructs the Secretary of Commerce to give priority to innovation clusters that partner with local Workforce Investment Area Boards.
    Sponsor: Rep. Schock, Aaron [R-IL-18] (Offered 05/13/2010)
    Latest Action: 05/13/10 On agreeing to the Schock amendment (A017) Agreed to by voice vote.
  2. H.Amdt.650   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Page 127, after line 13, insert the following new section: SEC. 256. SENSE OF CONGRESS. It is the sense of Congress that retaining graduate-level talent trained at American universities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields is critical to enhancing the competitiveness of American businesses.
    Sponsor: Rep. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ-6] (Offered 05/13/2010)
    Latest Action: 05/13/10 On agreeing to the Flake amendment (A015) Agreed to by recorded vote: 419 - 0 (Roll no. 269).
  3. H.Amdt.645   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment directs the National Science Foundation to establish the Green Chemistry Basic Research and Development program and provide merit-based grants to support green chemistry applications. Green chemistry is chemistry that involves the design of chemical products and processes that reduce or eliminate the use or generation of hazardous substances, and it focuses on preventing pollution and waste from forming in the first place.
    Sponsor: Rep. Gingrey, Phil [R-GA-11] (Offered 05/12/2010)
    Latest Action: 05/12/10 On agreeing to the Gingrey (GA) amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.
  4. H.Amdt.638   — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

    Description: Amendment sought to strike Title V which contains the Innovation provisions of the bill.
    Sponsor: Rep. Hall, Ralph M. [R-TX-4] (Offered 05/12/2010)
    Latest Action: 05/12/10 On agreeing to the Hall (TX) amendment (A003) Failed by recorded vote: 163 - 258 (Roll no. 263).