S. 2817: Space Weather Research and Forecasting Act

A bill to improve understanding and forecasting of space weather events, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 19, 2016

Status:

Reported by Committee on Apr 27, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on April 27, 2016.

Sponsor:

Gary Peters

Junior Senator from Michigan

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 28, 2016
Length: 42 pages

History

Apr 19, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 27, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 2817 is 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.

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