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NSF & Congress

Major Legislation - 114th Congress

NSF APPROPRIATIONS

H.R. 2578, Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016, All Info | Bill text
Sponsor: Rep. John Culberson, R-TX-7, May 27, 2015

H. Rept. 114-130, House Appropriations Committee Report, 5/27/15

 

NSF AUTHORIZATION

H.R. 1806, America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015
Sponsor: Rep. Lamar Smith, R-TX-21 (introduced 4/15/15)

"America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015" (H.R. 1806): Impact on the National Science Foundation, May 7, 2015

H.R. 1898, the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015
Sponsor: Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson, D-TX-30 (introduced 4/21/15)

S.3084, a bill to invest in innovation through research and development, and to improve the competitiveness of the United States
Text as introduced
Sponsor: Sen. Cory Gardner, R-CO (introduced 6/22/16)

 

OTHER SCIENCE & ENGINEERING LEGISLATION

listed in order of date introduced

H.R. 467, the STEM Opportunities Act of 2015
Sponsor: Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson, D-TX-30 (introduced 1/22/15)

H.R. 591, the Engineering Biology Research and Development Act of 2015
Sponsor: Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson, D-TX-30 (introduced 1/28/15)

H.R. 1020, the STEM Education Act of 2015
Sponsor: Rep. Lamar Smith, R-TX-21 (introduced 2/20/15)

H.R. 1030, the Secret Science Reform Act of 2015
Sponsor: Rep. Lamar Smith, R-TX-21 (introduced 2/24/15)

S. 747, the American Innovation Act
(Sponsor: Sen. Richard Durbin, D-IL (introduced 3/16/15)

H.R. 1426, the Public Access to Public Science Act
Sponsor: Rep. F. James Sensenbrenner, Jr., R-WI-5 (introduced 3/18/15)

S. 771, the Manufacturing Universities Act of 2015
Sponsor: Sen. Christopher Coons, D-DE (introduced 3/18/15)

S. 894, the Innovate America Act
Sponsor: Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-MN (introduced 3/26/15)

H.R. 1924, the Hispanic Opportunity Program in Education and Science Act
Sponsor: Rep. Jose Serrano, D-NY-15 (introduced 4/21/15)

H.R. 3033, the Research Excellence and Advancements for Dyslexia (READ) Act
Sponsor: Rep. Lamar Smith, R-TX-21 (introduced 7/13/15)

H.R.3293, To provide for greater accountability in Federal funding for scientific research, to promote the progress of science in the United States that serves that national interest.
Sponsor: Rep. Lamar Smith, R-TX-21 (introduced 7/29/15)

H.R. 4742, the Promoting Women in Entrepreunership Act
Sponsor: Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-CT-5 (introduced 3/15/16)

S. 2710, A bill to increase the participation of historically underrepresented demographic groups in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education and industry.
Sponsor: Sen. Mazie K. Hirono, D-HI (introduced 3/17/16)

H.R. 5049, To provide for improved management and oversight of major multi-user research facilities funded by the National Science Foundation, to ensure transparency and accountability of construction and management costs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Barry Loudermilk, R-GA-11 (introduced 4/26/16)

 

See also: NSF and Congress Archive for NSF-related legislation from previous years.