About the bill
H.R. 5345 directs the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama to coordinate and lead national efforts related to rocket propulsion capabilities. Specifically, this bill would require the center to support the development and refinement of rocket propulsion for small satellites, monitor public-and private-sector rocket propulsion activities, and evaluate and recommend new technologies for development.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Alabama's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 28, 2018
Length: 5 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 27, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Mo Brooks Scores Win For Alabama With Bipartisan ALSTAR Act”
— Rep. Mo Brooks [R-AL5] (Sponsor) on Mar 22, 2018
Mar 20, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 22, 2018
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jun 25, 2018
On House Schedule
The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.
Jun 27, 2018
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 5345 (115th) 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 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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ALSTAR Act, H.R. 5345, 115th Cong. (2018).
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