S. 2788 (101st): National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Authorization Act of 1990


Jun 26, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 27, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Kerry

Senator from Massachusetts


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize certain programs and functions of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/14/1990--Reported to Senate amended.National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Authorization Act of 1990 - TitleI - NOAA Atmospheric and Satellite ProgramsSubtitleA - Authorization of AppropriationsAuthorizes appropriations to the Department of Commerce ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 26, 1990

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 27, 1990
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2788”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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