H.R. 353 improves the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to focus on affordable and attainable advances in observational, computing, and modeling capabilities in an effort to deliver substantial improvement in weather forecasting and prediction of high impact weather events, such as those associated with hurricanes, tornadoes, droughts, floods, storm surges, and wildfires. Public Safety Prioritization - The bill directs ...
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(Source: Republican Policy Committee)
Jan 6, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 18, 2017
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 18, 2017.
Representative for Oklahoma's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 5, 2017
Length: 38 pages
This bill incorporates provisions from:
S. 570: Weather Research and Forecasting Innovation Act of 2017
Introduced on Mar 8, 2017. 100% incorporated. (compare text)
H.R. 312: Tsunami Warning, Education, and Research Act of 2017
Introduced on Jan 5, 2017. 98% incorporated. (compare text)
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