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Mar 3, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on November 17, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Texas
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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2005
Length: 18 pages
A bill to establish a Weather Modification Operations and Research Board, and for other purposes.
Section4 - Directs the Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy to establish a Weather Modification Subcommittee to coordinate a national research program on weather modification.Requires the Subcommittee ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 517 — 109th Congress: Weather Modification Research and Development Policy Authorization Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s517
“S. 517 — 109th Congress: Weather Modification Research and Development Policy Authorization Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s517>
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