S. 2809 (97th): National Science and Technology Improvement Act of 1982


Aug 4, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 4, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Harrison Schmitt

Senator from New Mexico


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish within the Office of Science and Technology Policy a Presidential Program for the Improvement of Science and Technology, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

8/4/1982--Introduced.National Science and Technology Improvement Act of 1982 - Establishes in the Executive Office of the President a presidential program for the improvement of science and technology, to be administered ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 4, 1982

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2809”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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