H.R.3845: Assessing NASA Science Mission Extensions Act

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about science, technology, communications
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Sponsor Alan Grayson, D-Fla.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Jan. 10, 2014
Latest Major Action March 5, 2014
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Bill Summary

Assessing NASA Science Mission Extensions Act - Instructs the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), in conducting assessments of the costs and benefits of extending the date of the termination of data collection for those science missions that have exceeded their planned mission lifetime, to consider: (1) the potential continued benefit of instruments on such missions; and (2) the cost and schedule impacts, if any, of mission extension on other NASA activities and science missions.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 5, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Space.
Jan. 10, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology.