H.R. 13715 (95th): National Weather Services Act

Introduced:

Aug 2, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 19, 1978 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Dale Milford

Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve the operational weather programs of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to affirm the Federal responsibility for the provision of effective weather and related services, to assure to the maximum possible extent that all available Federal resources are utilized in a coordinated manner for weather-related research, development, and technology, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Aug 2, 1978
 
Introduced

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Sep 19, 1978
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

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