S. 4005 (109th): National Hurricane Research Initiative Act of 2006


Sep 29, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 29, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mel Martinez

Senator from Florida



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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2006
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish the National Hurricane Research Initiative to improve hurricane preparedness, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/29/2006--Introduced.National Hurricane Research Initiative Act of 2006 - Requires the Under Secretary for Oceans and Atmosphere of the Department of Commerce and the Director of the National Science Foundation (NSF) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 29, 2006

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 4005”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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