HB 3435

Status: Sent to governor
Author: Rep. Rhetta Bowers
Sponsor: Sen. Nathan Johnson
Summary: Designates March 1 as Texas Girls in STEM Day to celebrate and encourage the participation of girls in STEM-related fields. The day is to be regularly observed through appropriate activities and programs to encourage girls to consider STEM career fields and honor Texas women who have excelled in those fields. Each district can include throughout March appropriate instruction and programs regarding those and related fields, including finance, information technology, data analytics, cybersecurity, and health care cloud architecture.

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