May 12, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 25, 2015
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 25, 2015.
Representative for California's 23rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 19, 2015
Length: 19 pages
About the bill
To facilitate a pro-growth environment for the developing commercial space industry by encouraging private sector investment and creating more stable and predictable regulatory conditions, and for other purposes.
The United States Government updated US commercial space legislation with the passage of the SPACE Act of 2015 in November 2015. The full name of the act is Spurring Private Aerospace Competitiveness and Entrepreneurship Act of 2015.
The update to US law explicitly allows "US citizens to engage in the commercial exploration and exploitation of 'space resources' [including ... water and ...
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2262 — 114th Congress: U.S. Commercial Space Launch Competitiveness Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr2262
“H.R. 2262 — 114th Congress: U.S. Commercial Space Launch Competitiveness Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. September 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr2262>
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