H.R.6076: TREAT Astronauts Act

About This Bill

  • Introduced Sept. 20, 2016
  • Latest Major Action Dec. 8, 2016

Bill Summary

To Research, Evaluate, Assess, and Treat Astronauts Act or the TREAT Astronauts Act (Sec. 3) This bill authorizes the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to provide for: the medical monitoring and diagnosis of a former U.S. government astronaut or former payload specialist for conditions that NASA considers potentially associated with human space flight; and the treatment of such an astronaut or payload specialist for...

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There is one statement associated with H.R.6076.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 8, 2016
Received in the Senate.
Dec. 7, 2016
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Dec. 7, 2016

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 413 - 0 (Roll no. 614). (text: CR H7306-7307)

Dec. 7, 2016
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7324-7325)
Dec. 7, 2016
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
Dec. 7, 2016
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 6076.
Dec. 7, 2016
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H7306-7310)
Dec. 7, 2016
Mr. Babin moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Sept. 21, 2016
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
Sept. 21, 2016
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Sept. 20, 2016
Referred to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology.
Sept. 20, 2016

Introduced in the House by Brian Babin (R-Texas)

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