H.R. 656 (109th): To amend title 49, United States Code, to enhance the safety of the commercial human space flight industry.

Introduced:

Feb 8, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 8, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James Oberstar
Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 8, 2005
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
2/8/2005--Introduced.Amends Federal law concerning commercial space transportation to require the Secretary of Transportation to ensure that each approved license for commercial space launch and reentry activities includes minimum standards to ...

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History

Introduced
Feb 8, 2005

Details

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