S. 1146 (102nd): Scientific and Advanced-Technology Act of 1992


May 23, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 23, 1992

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 23, 1992.


Pub.L. 102-476


Barbara Mikulski

Senator from Maryland



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Last Updated: Oct 23, 1992

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish a national advanced technician training program, utilizing the resources of the Nation's two-year associate-degree-granting colleges to expand the pool of skilled technicians in strategic advanced-technology fields, to increase the productivity of the Nation's industries, and to improve the competitiveness of the United States in international trade, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Scientific and Advanced-Technology Act of 1992 - Requires the Director of the National Science Foundation (NSF) (the Director) to carry out a national advanced technician training program of awarding competitive ... Read more >


May 23, 1991

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 2, 1992
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 3, 1992
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 23, 1992
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1146”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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