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S. 1552: A bill to require a report on defense and aerospace manufacturing supply chains.


The text of the bill below is as of May 11, 2021 (Introduced).


II

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1552

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 11, 2021

introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

A BILL

To require a report on defense and aerospace manufacturing supply chains.

1.

Report on defense and aerospace manufacturing supply chains

(a)

In general

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.

(b)

Elements

The report required by subsection (a) shall include an assessment of—

(1)

the defense and aerospace manufacturing supply chains relevant to NASA in each region of the United States; and

(2)

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.