IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
May 11, 2021
Mr. Peters introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
To require a report on defense and aerospace manufacturing supply chains.
Report on defense and aerospace manufacturing supply chains
Not later than 1 year after the date of the enactment of this Act, and from time to time thereafter, the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (referred to in this section as
NASA) shall submit to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation of the Senate and the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology of the House of Representatives a report on domestic defense and aerospace manufacturing supply chains for NASA civil space missions and operations.
The report required by subsection (a) shall include an assessment of—
the defense and aerospace manufacturing supply chains relevant to NASA in each region of the United States; and
a comprehensive list of the collaborative efforts, including future and proposed collaborative efforts, between NASA and the Manufacturing USA institutes of the Department of Commerce.