S. 2113: 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.

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Sep 30, 2015


Referred to Committee on Sep 30, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on September 30, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Chris Coons

Junior Senator from Delaware



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Last Updated: Sep 30, 2015
Length: 15 pages


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Sep 30, 2015

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Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

S. 2113 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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