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Official Title as Introduced

To provide for the National Academy of Sciences to conduct a study of the feasibility of an umbrella research arm to support research on a variety of environmental issues.

Actions Overview (1)

07/20/1990Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

07/24/1990Referred to the Subcommittee on Natural Resources, Agriculture Research, and Environment.
Action By: Committee on Science, Space and Technology
07/20/1990Referred to the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/20/1990Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (60)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Roe, Robert A. [D-NJ-8]* 07/20/1990
Rep. Scheuer, James H. [D-NY-8]* 07/20/1990
Rep. Schneider, Claudine [R-RI-2]* 07/20/1990
Rep. Udall, Morris K. [D-AZ-2] 08/01/1990
Rep. Davis, Robert W. [R-MI-11] 08/01/1990
Rep. Machtley, Ronald K. [R-RI-1] 08/01/1990
Rep. Dwyer, Bernard J. [D-NJ-6] 08/01/1990
Rep. Tallon, Robert M. (Robin) [D-SC-6] 08/01/1990
Rep. Saiki, Patricia [R-HI-1] 08/01/1990
Rep. Carper, Thomas R. [D-DE-At Large] 08/01/1990
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-3] 08/01/1990
Rep. Boehlert, Sherwood [R-NY-25] 08/01/1990
Rep. Durbin, Richard J. [D-IL-20] 08/01/1990
Rep. Miller, John R. [R-WA-1] 08/01/1990
Rep. Coble, Howard [R-NC-6] 08/01/1990
Rep. Pelosi, Nancy [D-CA-5] 08/01/1990
Rep. Payne, Donald M. [D-NJ-10] 08/01/1990
Rep. Alexander, Bill [D-AR-1] 08/01/1990
Rep. Ballenger, Cass [R-NC-10] 08/01/1990
Rep. Rowland, John G. [R-CT-5] 08/01/1990
Rep. McDermott, Jim [D-WA-7] 08/02/1990
Rep. Kostmayer, Peter H. [D-PA-8] 08/02/1990
Rep. Nagle, Dave R, [D-IA-3] 08/02/1990
Rep. Kasich, John R. [R-OH-12] 08/02/1990
Rep. Porter, John Edward [R-IL-10] 08/02/1990
Rep. Lowery, Bill [R-CA-41] 08/02/1990
Rep. Holloway, Clyde [R-LA-8] 08/02/1990
Rep. Thomas, Craig [R-WY-At Large] 08/02/1990
Rep. Inhofe, James M. [R-OK-1] 08/02/1990
Rep. Lancaster, H. Martin [D-NC-3] 08/02/1990
Rep. Weiss, Ted [D-NY-17] 08/02/1990
Rep. Rangel, Charles B. [D-NY-16] 08/02/1990
Rep. Fawell, Harris W. [R-IL-13] 08/02/1990
Rep. Gilman, Benjamin A. [R-NY-22] 08/02/1990
Rep. Walker, Robert S. [R-PA-16] 08/02/1990
Rep. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA-7] 08/02/1990
Rep. Grant, Bill [R-FL-2] 08/02/1990
Rep. Goss, Porter J. [R-FL-13] 08/02/1990
Rep. Molinari, Susan [R-NY-14] 08/02/1990
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-7] 08/02/1990
Rep. Long, Jill L. [D-IN-4] 08/03/1990
Rep. Walsh, James T. [R-NY-27] 08/03/1990
Rep. Kleczka, Gerald D. [D-WI-4] 08/03/1990
Rep. McGrath, Raymond J. [R-NY-5] 08/03/1990
Rep. Paxon, Bill [R-NY-31] 08/03/1990
Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana [R-FL-18] 08/03/1990
Rep. Campbell, Ben Nighthorse [D-CO-3] 08/03/1990
Rep. Serrano, Jose E. [D-NY-18] 08/03/1990
Rep. Snowe, Olympia J. [R-ME-2] 08/03/1990
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] 08/03/1990
Rep. Brown, Hank [R-CO-4] 08/03/1990
Rep. Boxer, Barbara [D-CA-6] 09/13/1990
Rep. Gallo, Dean A. [R-NJ-11] 09/13/1990
Rep. Courter, Jim [R-NJ-12] 09/13/1990
Rep. Roukema, Marge [R-NJ-5] 09/13/1990
Rep. Lipinski, William O. [D-IL-5] 09/13/1990
Rep. Hochbrueckner, George J. [D-NY-1] 09/13/1990
Rep. Hertel, Dennis M. [D-MI-14] 09/13/1990
Rep. Meyers, Jan [R-KS-3] 09/13/1990
Rep. Ravenel, Arthur, Jr. [R-SC-1] 09/13/1990

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Science, Space and Technology07/20/1990 Referred to
House Science, Space and Technology Subcommittee on Natural Resources, Agriculture Research and Environment07/24/1990 Referred to

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Subjects (5)

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Introduced in House (07/20/1990)

Directs the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to enter into an agreement with the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) for a study and report to the Congress on: (1) mechanisms for supporting training in the environmental sciences and environmental research through an umbrella research arm, the National Institutes of the Environment, considering research in a wide variety of disciplines; (2) the current state of extramural research support and undergraduate and graduate training relevant to tropical deforestation, species extinction, ecosystem degradation, biological restoration, use of underutilized resources and sustainable resource use, economic consequences of environmental change, and the impacts of humans and the environment on one another; and (3) mechanisms that can be used to advance environmental research and training, their relationship to existing research programs, and appropriate levels and resources of funding.

Authorizes appropriations.