A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, and 2007 for the National Science Foundation, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 16, 2002
Length: 68 pages
Jul 29, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 5, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 29, 2002
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 5, 2002
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Oct 16, 2002
Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee 2.
S. 2817 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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