Summary: H.Con.Res.29 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.Con.Res.29. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (02/16/2017)

Declares that Congress supports efforts to:

  • increase diversity and inclusion in the technology sector;
  • eliminate barriers faced by people of color and other underrepresented groups when breaking into the technology sector;
  • ensure all students have access to science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) education for a 21st century economy;
  • strengthen investments in and collaborations with minority-serving educational institutions to sustain a pipeline of diverse STEAM graduates ready to enter the technology sector; and
  • improve data collection, disaggregation, and dissemination of information for greater understanding and transparency of diversity in STEAM education and across the workforce.