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


Oct 2, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

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


Dennis Kucinich

Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district



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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.

Summary (CRS)

Space Preservation Act of 2001 - Reaffirms U.S. policy that activities in space should be devoted to peaceful purposes.Directs the President to:(1) ban U.S. space-based weapons and remove from space ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 2, 2001

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2977”). 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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Related Bills

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

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Last Action: Dec 8, 2003

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