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S.1317: National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2013
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||science, technology, communications|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Bill Nelson, D-Fla.|
|Total Cosponsors||1 (All Democrats)|
|Introduced||July 17, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||Dec. 10, 2014|
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National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2013 - Title I : Authorization of Appropriations - (Sec. 101) Authorizes appropriations for FY2014-FY2016 to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for: (1) exploration, (2) space operations, (3) science, (4) aeronautics, (5) space technology, (6) education, (7) cross-agency support programs, (8) construction and environmental compliance and restoration, and (9) the Inspector General.
Title II: Human Space Flight Exploration and Operations - Subtitle A: Exploration - (Sec. 201) Reaffirms that the long-term goal of the human space flight and exploration efforts of NASA shall be to expand permanent human presence beyond low-Earth orbit and to do so, where practical, in a manner involving international partners.
Amends the National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2010 to make it a key objective of the United States to achieve human explo...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Dec. 10, 2014||Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 628.|
|Dec. 10, 2014||Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Reported by Senator Rockefeller with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.|
|July 30, 2013||Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.|
|July 17, 2013||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.|