H.R. 5049: NSF Major Research Facility Reform Act of 2016


Apr 26, 2016


Passed House on Jun 14, 2016

This bill passed in the House on June 14, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Barry Loudermilk

Representative for Georgia's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 15, 2016
Length: 11 pages


21% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for improved management and oversight of major multi-user research facilities funded by the National Science Foundation, to ensure transparency and accountability of construction and management costs, and for other purposes.

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Apr 26, 2016

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Apr 27, 2016
Reported by Committee

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Jun 14, 2016
Passed House

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Passed Senate

Signed by the President

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