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H.R. 3593: Department of Energy Science for the Future Act

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To provide guidance for and investment in the research and development activities of the Department of Energy Office of Science, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Eddie Johnson

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 30th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2021
Length: 115 pages
May 28, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 28, 2021

This bill passed in the House on June 28, 2021 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

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39 Cosponsors (25 Democrats, 14 Republicans)

24% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Johnson, lucas celebrate passage of legislation to fund american science and innovation at nsf and doe
    — Rep. Eddie Johnson [D-TX30] (Sponsor) on Jun 29, 2021

Lofgren Provisions Advance in Science Committee to Expand Research Funding, Include Wildfire Resilience Efforts, & Cultivate STEM Pipeline
    — Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA19] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 15, 2021

Rep. Zeldins Quantum Infrastructure Proposal Passes House
    — Rep. Lee Zeldin [R-NY1] on Jun 29, 2021

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute estimates new spending due to H.R. 3593 will be negligible.


May 28, 2021

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Jun 15, 2021
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Jun 25, 2021
Text Published

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Jun 28, 2021
Passed House (Senate next)

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Jun 28, 2021
Reported by House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology

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