H.R. 4837 (110th): SPACE Act


Dec 19, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 19, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David “Dave” Weldon Jr.

Representative for Florida's 15th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 19, 2007
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Space Shuttle to be flown from 2010 through 2015, and to authorize appropriations for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration for this purpose.

Summary (CRS)

Spacefaring Priorities for America's Continued Exploration Act or SPACE Act - Prohibits the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) from relying solely on the Russian government for astronaut transport or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 19, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4837”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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