[Congressional Record Index (2012)]
[From the U.S. Government Printing Office, www.gpo.gov]



MATHEMATICS  related term(s) Engineering
  Articles and editorials
      Do You Want the Good News First?, S3761 [6JN]
      Kentucky Academy Tops the Chart--Newsweek Ranks Kentucky Academy 
        as America's Top High School, S3679 [4JN]
      STEM Jobs Act a Step Backward on Immigration Reform, Warns Free 
        Market Group, H6543 [30NO]
  Bills and resolutions
      Dept. of Education: award grants for science, technology, 
        engineering, and math education programs (see H.R. 4366), 
        H1914 [17AP]
      ------make grants to State-based science, technology, 
        engineering, and math (STEM) networks to expand STEM education 
        (see H.R. 6517), H6275 [21SE]
      Dept. of Homeland Security: establish an F-4 nonimmigrant visa 
        for aliens pursuing advanced degrees in science, technology, 
        engineering, or mathematics and authorize conditional 
        permanent residency for such aliens (see S. 3192), S3234 
        [16MY]
      ------provide certain immigration benefits for aliens with 
        advanced degrees in science, technology, engineering, or 
        mathematics (see S. 3185), S3174 [15MY]
      Dept. of Veterans Affairs: provide additional assistance under 
        the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Program to 
        veterans pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering, 
        or math (STEM) (see S. 3488), S5977 [2AU]
      Economy: jump-start economic recovery through formation and 
        growth of new businesses (see S. 3217), S3422 [22MY] (see H.R. 
        5893), H3480 [5JN]
      Education: increase participation of historically 
        underrepresented demographic groups in science, technology, 
        engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education and industry 
        (see S. 3475), S5870 [1AU]
      Immigration: provide for visas for certain advanced science, 
        technology, engineering, or math (STEM) graduates (see H.R. 
        6412), H6060 [14SE]
      ------provide for visas for certain advanced science, 
        technology, engineering, or math (STEM) graduates and 
        eliminate the diversity immigrant program (see H.R. 6429), 
        H6068 [18SE]
      ------provide for visas for certain advanced science, 
        technology, engineering, or math (STEM) graduates and 
        eliminate the diversity immigrant program (H.R. 6429), 
        consideration (see H. Res. 821), H6505 [28NO]
      International Chemistry Olympiad: commend participants and hosts 
        and encourage pursuit of careers in science, technology, 
        engineering, and mathematics (see S. Res. 491), S3977 [12JN]
      NSF: provide grants to increase minority students receiving 
        college degrees in science, technology, engineering and math 
        (STEM), and to recruit, retain, and advance minority STEM 
        faculty members (see H.R. 4483), H2064 [24AP]
      Taxation: allow a deduction for higher education expenses in a 
        program of study in science, technology, engineering, or 
        mathematics (STEM) (see H.R. 6325), H5706 [2AU]
  Letters
      STEM Jobs Act: Jose H. Gomez, U.S. Conference of Catholic 
        Bishops, H6545 [30NO]
      ------Kenneth W. Starr, Baylor University, S7425 [5DE]
      ------Timothy Tardibono, CONNECT (organization), S7425 [5DE]
      Visas for certain advanced science, technology, engineering, or 
        math (STEM) graduates: David W. Leebron, Rice University, 
        S7423 [5DE]
      ------Information Technology Industry Council, Partnership for a 
        New American Economy (organization), and U.S. Chamber of 
        Commerce, S7424 [5DE]
      ------Lynn Shotwell, American Council on International Personnel 
        and Michael P. Aitken, Society for Human Resource Management, 
        S7424 [5DE]
      ------several Texas public university system chancellors, S7423 
        [5DE]
      ------several individuals, S7424 [5DE]
  Motions
      Immigration: provide for visas for certain advanced science, 
        technology, engineering, or math (STEM) graduates and 
        eliminate the diversity immigrant program (H.R. 6429), H6556 
        [30NO]
  Remarks in House
      Aurora, IL: anniversary of Illinois Mathematics and Science 
        Academy, H1980 [19AP]
      Bonner, David: NSF Presidential Award for Excellence in 
        Mathematics and Science Teaching recipient, H4608 [29JN]
      Bowling Green, KY: inclusion of Carol Martin Gatton Academy of 
        Mathematics and Science in Newsweek (publication) ``Best High 
        Schools'' list, H3274 [31MY]
      Community colleges: recognize valuable contributions and 
        encourage local partnerships to train and revitalize U.S. 
        workforce, inspire entrepreneurship, educate skilled workers, 
        and invest in local communities, H719, H720 [14FE], H733 
        [15FE]
      Coulson, Samuel: Broadcom Corp., Math, Applied Science, 
        Technology and Engineering for Rising Stars (MASTERS) program 
        finalist, E1523 [13SE]
      DeCraene, Peter: NSF Presidential Award for Excellence in 
        Mathematics and Science Teaching recipient, E1170 [28JN]
      Dept. of Education: award grants for science, technology, 
        engineering, and math education programs (H.R. 4366), E595 
        [19AP]
      Dept. of Energy: prohibit funding for science programs in 
        contravention of Dept. of Energy Organization Act, H3455-H3457 
        [5JN]
      Economy: jump-start economic recovery through formation and 
        growth of new businesses (H.R. 5893), H3693 [8JN], H4782 
        [11JY], H6550 [30NO]
      Education: science, technology, engineering, and mathematics 
        (STEM) education funding, H383 [2FE], H557 [7FE], H1853 
        [17AP], H2522 [9MY], H6512 [29NO]
      ------tribute to Mathematics of Planet Earth project, H6400 
        [16NO]
      Enriquez, Amelito: NSF Presidential Award for Excellence in 
        Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring recipient, E624 
        [24AP]
      Fairfax County, VA: tribute to public school math and science 
        teachers participating in Sally Ride Science Academy in San 
        Diego, CA, E322 [6MR]
      For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology 
        (FIRST) (organization): tribute, E199 [15FE]
      Halliburton Co.: provide assistance to at-risk youth of Houston, 
        TX, in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and math 
        (STEM), H3737 [19JN]
      Immigration: admit for permanent residence certain aliens who 
        have postgraduate degrees in certain fields of study and 
        exempt such aliens from H-1B nonimmigrant numerical 
        limitations (H.R. 399), H6193 [20SE], H6518, H6521 [29NO], 
        H6543 [30NO]
      ------allow companies to attract foreign graduates of U.S. 
        universities in science, technology, engineering, and 
        mathematics, and reform and create new immigration categories 
        to stimulate the economy (H.R. 2161), H6518, H6521 [29NO]
      ------expand ``V'' nonimmigrant visa program for spouses and 
        children of permanent residents awaiting availability of an 
        immigrant visa, H6517, H6519 [29NO]
      ------provide for visas for certain advanced science, 
        technology, engineering, or math (STEM) graduates (H.R. 6412), 
        H6155, H6188, H6190-H6193 [20SE], H6523 [29NO], H6550, H6551 
        [30NO], E1632 [21SE]
      ------provide for visas for certain advanced science, 
        technology, engineering, or math (STEM) graduates and 
        eliminate the diversity immigrant program (H.R. 6429), H6162, 
        H6185-H6194 [20SE], H6508, H6516, H6524 [29NO], H6539-H6561 
        [30NO], E1557 [19SE], E1632, E1640 [21SE], E1656, E1657 
        [25SE], E1865 [4DE]
      ------provide for visas for certain advanced science, 
        technology, engineering, or math (STEM) graduates and 
        eliminate the diversity immigrant program (H.R. 6429), 
        consideration (H. Res. 821), H6517-H6524 [29NO]
      ------provide for visas for certain advanced science, 
        technology, engineering, or math (STEM) graduates and 
        eliminate the diversity immigrant program (H.R. 6429), motion 
        to recommit, H6559 [30NO]
      Marion County, FL: inclusion of several Marion County Public 
        Schools in Washington (DC) Post ``Top High Schools'' list, 
        E1341 [26JY]
      Mathematical Sciences Research Institute: tribute to 
        breakthrough involving vector bundles theory, H6768 [13DE]
      Mobile, AL: inclusion of Alabama School of Math and Science in 
        Newsweek (publication) ``Best High Schools'' list, E1363 
        [31JY]
      NSF: Educational and Human Resources Account funding, H2551 
        [9MY]
      ------provide grants to increase minority students receiving 
        college degrees in science, technology, engineering and math 
        (STEM), and to recruit, retain, and advance minority STEM 
        faculty members (H.R. 4483), E643 [25AP]
      Pata, Donald: NSF Presidential Award for Excellence in 
        Mathematics and Science Teaching recipient, E1143 [26JN]
      U.S. Space and Rocket Center: anniversary of Space Camp, H3582 
        [7JN]
  Remarks in Senate
      Bowling Green, KY: inclusion of Carol Martin Gatton Academy of 
        Mathematics and Science in Newsweek (publication) ``Best High 
        Schools'' list, S3679 [4JN]
      Dept. of Homeland Security: establish an F-4 nonimmigrant visa 
        for aliens pursuing advanced degrees in science, technology, 
        engineering, or mathematics and authorize conditional 
        permanent residency for such aliens (S. 3192), S3199, S3200 
        [16MY], S3258-S3260 [17MY], S3760 [6JN]
      Economy: invest in innovation through research and development 
        and improve the competitiveness of the U.S., S3258-S3260 
        [17MY], S3760 [6JN]
      ------jump-start economic recovery through formation and growth 
        of new businesses (S. 1965), S30 [23JA], S1689, S1691 [15MR], 
        S2992 [9MY]
      ------jump-start economic recovery through formation and growth 
        of new businesses (S. 3217), S3461-S3463 [23MY], S3764-S3767 
        [6JN], S6722 [13NO]
      ------national objectives priority assignments, S4628 [26JN]
      Immigration: provide for visas for certain advanced science, 
        technology, engineering, or math (STEM) graduates and 
        eliminate the diversity immigrant program (H.R. 6429), S7360 
        [3DE], S7363 [4DE], S7420-S7425 [5DE]
      ------provide for visas for certain advanced science, 
        technology, engineering, or math (STEM) graduates and 
        eliminate the diversity immigrant program (H.R. 6429), 
        unanimous-consent request, S7421 [5DE]
      International Chemistry Olympiad: commend participants and hosts 
        and encourage pursuit of careers in science, technology, 
        engineering, and mathematics (S. Res. 491), S4107, S4108 
        [12JN]
      Oahu Mathematics League (organization): tribute, S2235 [29MR]
  Reports filed
      Consideration of H.R. 6429, STEM Jobs Act: Committee on Rules 
        (House) (H. Res. 821) (H. Rept. 112-697), H6505 [28NO]
  Texts of
      H. Res. 821, consideration of H.R. 6429, STEM Jobs Act and to 
        allow consideration of motions to suspend rules and consider 
        certain legislation, H6517 [29NO]
      H.R. 6429, STEM Jobs Act, H6185-H6187 [20SE], H6539-H6541 [30NO]
      S. Res. 491, commend International Chemistry Olympiad 
        participants and hosts and encourage pursuit of careers in 
        science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, S3983, 
        S4108 [12JN]