H.R. 6586 (112th): Space Exploration Sustainability Act

Introduced:

Nov 9, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Jan 14, 2013

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 14, 2013.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-273

Sponsor:

Steven Palazzo
Representative for Mississippi's 4th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 3, 2013
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To extend the application of certain space launch liability provisions through 2014.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 6586” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

History

Introduced
Nov 9, 2012
Passed House
Nov 13, 2012
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
Jan 1, 2013
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Jan 2, 2013
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 14, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (5R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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