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Oct 18, 2000 Article

Second Session (2000)

Marine Research and Related Environmental Research and Development Programs Authorization Act of 2000
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Sep 14, 2000 Press Release

The House today approved the conference report for H.R. 1654, the NASA Authorization Act of 2000.  The bill authorizes appropriations of $42.4 billion for the fiscal years 2000 through 2002.

Jun 23, 2000 Press Release

On Wednesday, the House adopted H.R.

May 25, 2000 Press Release

Congress today approved a measure that included provisions from a bill sponsored by Congressman Mark Udall (D-CO), a member of the House Science Committee, which establishes a coordinated interagency research and development program in the use of biomass for the production of energy, fuels and other products.  The provi

Mar 8, 2000 Press Release

Representative Bart Gordon (D-TN), ranking Democratic Member on the Space Subcommittee, released the following statement this afternoon:

Feb 15, 2000 Press Release

Congressman Joseph Hoeffel (D-PA) today offered an amendment to the Networking and Information Technology Research and Development bill (H.R.

Jan 21, 2000 Press Release

In a speech at the California Institute of Technology, the President unveiled science and technology program highlights from the administration’s FY2001 budget submission.  Among the agencies slated for an increase are the National Institutes of Health, which would receive a $1 billion increase, and the National Science Foundation, which would receive a $675 million increase - 17% a

Nov 8, 1999 Press Release
The 2000 Harold Masursky Meritorious Service Award of the Division for Planetary Sciences (DPS) of the American Astronomical Society will be posthumously awarded to former Congressman George E. Brown, Jr., who died July 15, 1999.
Sep 10, 1999 Press Release
By a unanimous vote (41-0), the Science Committee has approved H.R. 2086, legislation providing for a five-year doubling of basic research needed to underpin future technological advances in information technology.
Aug 3, 1999 Press Release
Representatives Ralph M. Hall (D-TX) and Bart Gordon (D-TN) today strongly condemned the billion-dollar cut made to the NASA budget by the House Appropriations Committee last Friday.