S. 601 (111th): Weather Mitigation Research and Development Policy Authorization Act of 2009


Mar 16, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 20, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kay Hutchison

Senator from Texas



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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2009
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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

Summary (CRS)

7/22/2009--Reported to Senate amended.Weather Mitigation Research and Development Policy Authorization Act of 2009 - Section5 - Establishes in the Geosciences Directorate of the National Science Foundation (NSF) the Weather Mitigation ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 16, 2009

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May 20, 2009
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 601”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 1807 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 17, 2007

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