S. 1807 (110th): Weather Mitigation Research and Development Policy Authorization Act of 2007

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Introduced:

Jul 17, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 17, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kay Hutchison

Senator from Texas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 17, 2007
Length: 15 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish the Weather Mitigation Advisory and Research Board, and for other purposes.

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History

Jul 17, 2007
 
Introduced

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