About the bill
- Full Title
To provide for development of a National Global Change Research Plan to coordinate oceanographic, atmospheric, terrestrial, and polar research programs; to establish the Council on Global Environmental Policy; and to amend the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 to require consideration of the impact of major Federal actions on the global environment.
- Summary (CRS)
2/9/1989--Introduced.Global Environment Research and Policy Act of 1989 - TitleI - National Global Change Research PlanDirects the Federal Coordinating Council on Science, Engineering, and Technology (Council) to develop a National ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Sep 29, 1988
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5421 (100th).
Feb 9, 1989
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 980”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
34 cosponsors (27D, 7R)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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H.R. 5421 (100th)
was a previous version of this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 1988
Global Environment Research and Policy Act of 1989
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 26, 1989
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 980 — 101st Congress: Global Environment Research and Policy Act of 1989. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr980
“H.R. 980 — 101st Congress: Global Environment Research and Policy Act of 1989.” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. October 8, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr980>
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