A bill to provide for the establishment of a Commission on the impact of Science and Technology on Society in order to examine trends and future developments in science and technology and their impact, delineate choices for promoting America's well-being in the light of these trends and developments, and to present options for their implementation in the context of societal requirements.
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Aug 17, 1978
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H.R. 13939 (95th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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