S. 189 (108th): 21st Century Nanotechnology Research and Development Act


Jan 16, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 3, 2003

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 3, 2003.


Pub.L. 108-153


Ron Wyden

Senator from Oregon



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Last Updated: Nov 20, 2003
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize appropriations for nanoscience, nanoengineering, and nanotechnology research, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2945 (107th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2002

H.R. 766 (Related)
Nanotechnology Research and Development Act of 2003

Passed House
Last Action: May 7, 2003

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 189” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Jan 16, 2003
Reported by Committee
Jun 19, 2003
Passed Senate
Nov 18, 2003
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Nov 20, 2003
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 3, 2003


17 cosponsors (13D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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