Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
May 15, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
This bill was introduced on May 15, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 15, 2002
Length: 12 pages
To restore a vision for the United States human space flight program by instituting a series of incremental goals that will facilitate the scientific exploration of the solar system and aid in the search for life elsewhere in the universe, and for other purposes.
5/15/2002--Introduced.Space Exploration Act of 2002 - Requires the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to set forth as goals for the future activities of NASA's human space ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3057 (108th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4742”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4742 — 107th Congress: Space Exploration Act of 2002. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr4742
“H.R. 4742 — 107th Congress: Space Exploration Act of 2002.” www.GovTrack.us. 2002. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr4742>
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