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National and Commercial Space Programs (51 USC)

Country/Territory
United States of America
Document type
Legislation
Date
2020
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., General
Keyword
Exploration Outer space Governance Institution Research Gender Education International relations/cooperation Pollution control Transport/storage
Geographical area
Americas, Arctic, East Pacific, North America, North Atlantic
Abstract

This title includes, among others, the provisions of the National Aeronautics and Space Act; the Inspiring the Next Space Pioneers, Innovators, Researchers, and Explorers (INSPIRE) Women Act; and the Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research on Space and Aeronautics Act. In particular, the title provides for national aeronautics and space program; responsibilities and vision; appropriations, budgets, and accounting, contracting and procurement, management and review, international cooperation and competition, awards, safety, healthcare, miscellaneous, aeronautics, national space grant college and fellowship program, biomedical research in space, environmentally friendly aircraft, miscellaneous; space commerce; commercial reusable in-space transportation; commercial space competitiveness; office of space commerce; commercial space launch activities; space transportation infrastructure matching grants; space resource commercial exploration and utilization; office of spaceports; land remote sensing policy; remote sensing; earth science; space weather; use of space launch system or alternatives; exploration initiatives; human space flight independent investigation commission; international space station; near-earth objects; and cooperation for safety among spacefaring nations.

Full text
English
Website
uscode.house.gov