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Official Title as Introduced

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that adding art and design into Federal programs that target the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields encourages innovation and economic growth in the United States.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
09/29/2010Introduced in House

All Actions (8)

Date
11/18/2010Referred to the Subcommittee on Healthy Families and Communities.
11/18/2010Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, and Competitiveness.
11/18/2010Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.
09/29/2010Referred to House Science and Technology
09/29/2010Referred to House Education and Labor
09/29/2010Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committee on Science and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
09/29/2010Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E1857)
09/29/2010Introduced in House

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3] 12/08/2010

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Education and Labor09/29/2010 Referred to
House Education and Labor Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education11/18/2010 Referred to
House Education and Labor Subcommittee on Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, and Competitiveness11/18/2010 Referred to
House Education and Labor Subcommittee on Healthy Families and Communities11/18/2010 Referred to
House Science and Technology09/29/2010 Referred to

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Introduced in House (09/29/2010)

Recognizes the importance of art and design in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields.

Encourages the inclusion of art and design in the STEM fields during the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act and the America COMPETES Act.

Encourages institutions of higher education to incorporate the role of art and design into their STEM curricula.

Encourages the Secretaries of Commerce and Education, the Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), and the Director of the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop a STEM to STEAM Council in order to facilitate a comprehensive approach to incorporate art and design into federal STEM programs.