H.R. 5714 (107th): National Science Foundation Authorization Act of 2002


Nov 13, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 13, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Nick Smith

Representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 13, 2002
Length: 91 pages

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H.R. 4664 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 19, 2002

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2003, 2004, and 2005 for the National Science Foundation, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

National Science Foundation Authorization Act of 2002 - Authorizes appropriations to the National Science Foundation (NSF) for FY 2003 through 2005.Requires the NSF Director to:(1) carry out specified scientific research ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 13, 2002

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5714”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


16 cosponsors (9D, 7R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 4500 (106th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 19, 2000

H.R. 4664 (Related)
National Science Foundation Authorization Act of 2002

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 19, 2002

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