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H.R. 3952: NOAA Chief Scientist Act

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To strengthen the role of the Chief Scientist of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in order to promote scientific integrity and advance the Administration's world-class research and development portfolio.

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Sponsor and status

Mikie Sherrill

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 11th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2022
Length: 10 pages
Introduced
Jun 16, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 27, 2022

This bill passed in the House on July 27, 2022 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

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Cosponsors

13 Cosponsors (12 Democrats, 1 Republican)

Prognosis
72% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Jun 16, 2021
 
Introduced

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Apr 5, 2022
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 16, 2022
 
Reported by House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology

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Jul 21, 2022
 
On House Schedule

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Jul 21, 2022
 
Text Published

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Jul 27, 2022
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
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H.R. 3952 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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