S. 2113 (114th): Crowdsourcing and Citizen Science Act of 2015

A bill to harness the expertise, ingenuity, and creativity of all people to contribute to innovation in the United States and to help solve problems or scientific questions by encouraging and increasing the use of crowdsourcing and citizen science methods within the Federal Government, as appropriate, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Sep 30, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Introduced (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on September 30, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

S. 3084: American Innovation and Competitiveness Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 6, 2017. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Chris Coons

Junior Senator from Delaware

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 30, 2015
Length: 15 pages

History

Sep 30, 2015
 
Introduced

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S. 2113 (114th) was a 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.

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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