US SB961 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)
Status: Introduced on March 24 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-03-24 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text: CR S1770)
Pending: Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Provides permanent funding for the National Science Foundation, the Office of Science at the Department of Energy, the Department of Defense science and technology programs, the scientific and technical research and services of the National Institute of Standards and Technology at the Department of Commerce, and the Science Mission Directorate at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). The bill exempts such funding from being sequestered under the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act.

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2021-03-24SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text: CR S1770)

Same As/Similar To

HB2140 (Same As) 2021-03-23 - Referred to the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, and the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.


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