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H.R. 1508 (114th): Space Resource Exploration and Utilization Act of 2015

To promote the development of a United States commercial space resource exploration and utilization industry and to increase the exploration and utilization of resources in outer space.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Bill Posey

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 15, 2015
Length: 8 pages
Introduced:

Mar 19, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 13, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Mar 19, 2015
 
Introduced

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May 13, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 15, 2015
 
Reported by House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology

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H.R. 1508 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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