S.Res.660 - A resolution expressing support for a public diplomacy program promoting advancements in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics made by or in partnership with the people of the United States.111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Kaufman, Edward E. [D-DE] (Introduced 09/28/2010)|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/28/2010 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7666-7669; text as passed Senate: CR S7669; text of measure as introduced: CR S7637-7638) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.660 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (09/28/2010)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Commends individuals and institutions that participate in and support advancements in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), especially through international partnerships.
Supports the Science Envoy Program as representative of the commitment of the United States to collaborate with other countries to promote the advancement of science and technology.
Encourages the Secretary of State to establish a public diplomacy program to: (1) establish exhibits that illustrate cooperation between institutions and the people of the United States and institutions and people of the host country; (2) create fora for host country individuals to discuss their work; and (3) encourage future STEM cooperation with students around the world.