S. 2767 (97th): Land Remote Sensing Satellite Authorization Act of 1982


Jul 22, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 22, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Howard Cannon

Senator from Nevada


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize the operation of the existing United States land remote sensing satellite system and to provide a process for transfer of elements of such system to the private sector, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/22/1982--Introduced.Land Remote Sensing Satellite Authorization Act of 1982 - Makes the Secretary of Commerce responsible for:(1) operating the existing U.S. land remote sensing satellite system;(2) operating the space segment;(3) transferring ... Read more >

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Jul 22, 1982

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