H.R. 589 combines seven previously passed science bills to provide policy direction to the Department of Energy on basic science research, nuclear energy research and development, research coordination and a review of existing programs, and important reforms to streamline national laboratory management. Major provisions of the legislation include: Title I is designed to provide flexibility to modernize our country’s national ...
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(Source: Republican Policy Committee)
Jan 20, 2017
Passed House (Senate next) on Jan 24, 2017
This bill passed in the House on January 24, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
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Last Updated: Jan 30, 2017
Length: 73 pages
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Passed House (Senate next)
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Signed by the President
H.R. 589 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 589 — 115th Congress: Department of Energy Research and Innovation Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr589
“H.R. 589 — 115th Congress: Department of Energy Research and Innovation Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. June 26, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr589>
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