Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Apr 15, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on April 15, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New York
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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2008
Length: 4 pages
4/15/2008--Introduced.Instructs the Director of the National Science Foundation (NSF) to:(1) ensure that the Arecibo Observatory, in Arecibo, Puerto Rico, is fully funded to continue its research on Earth's ionosphere, its ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 3, 2007
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