Vote — Oct 9, 2015 1:24 p.m.
Jul 29, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
This bill was introduced on September 5, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Massachusetts
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Last Updated: Oct 16, 2002
Length: 68 pages
A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, and 2007 for the National Science Foundation, and for other purposes.
Section4 - Specifies goals under National Science Foundation policy objectives of: (1) strengthening the Nation's lead in science and technology; (2) increasing overall workforce skills; and (3) strengthening innovation.Section5 - ... Read more >
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