S. 3759 (94th): Earth Resources Information Satellite System Act


Aug 24, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 24, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank Moss

Senator from Utah


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to develop, establish and validate an Earth Resources Information System, to direct the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to continue a research and development program, to provide, if necessary, for establishment of a corporation to operate the domestic ground segment of such a system, to establish an office of Earth Resources Policy.

Summary (CRS)

8/24/1976--Introduced.Earth Resources Information Satellite System Act - TitleI - Earth Resources Information System Policies and ManagementDeclares it the policy of the United States to establish an Earth Resources Information System ... Read more >

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Aug 24, 1976

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3759”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (2R, 2D) (show)
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H.R. 15736 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 28, 1976

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