About the bill
To encourage the development of a commercial space industry in the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3936 — 104th Congress: Space Commercialization Promotion Act of 1996. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr3936
“H.R. 3936 — 104th Congress: Space Commercialization Promotion Act of 1996.” www.GovTrack.us. 1996. July 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr3936>
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