About the bill
- Full Title
An act to direct the Secretary of the Interior to carry out a study to determine the suitability and feasibility of establishing memorials to the Space Shuttle Columbia on parcels of land in the State of Texas.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 242 — 109th Congress: Columbia Space Shuttle Memorial Study Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s242
“S. 242 — 109th Congress: Columbia Space Shuttle Memorial Study Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. May 31, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s242>
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