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


Aug 2, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

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.


Dale Milford
Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district

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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.

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 13715” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Aug 2, 1978
Passed House
Sep 19, 1978


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