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S. 2503: Department of Energy Research and Innovation Act

A bill to establish Department of Energy policy for science and energy research and development programs, and reform National Laboratory management and technology transfer programs, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Lisa Murkowski

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Alaska. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 23, 2018
Length: 58 pages
Introduced:

Mar 6, 2018

Status:

Passed Senate (House next) on Jul 23, 2018

This bill passed in the Senate on July 23, 2018 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Prognosis:

87% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 6, 2018
 
Introduced

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Mar 8, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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May 9, 2018
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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Jul 23, 2018
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Pending
 
Passed House

Pending
 
Signed by the President

S. 2503 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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