H.R. 2977 (107th): Space Preservation Act of 2001

Introduced:

Oct 2, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 2, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Dennis Kucinich

Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 2, 2001
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To preserve the cooperative, peaceful uses of space for the benefit of all humankind by permanently prohibiting the basing of weapons in space by the United States, and to require the President to take action to adopt and implement a world treaty banning space-based weapons.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3657 (108th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 8, 2003

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2977” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Oct 2, 2001

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments
Space

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Votes

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