H.R.1781 - Fusion Energy Sciences Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-16] (Introduced 05/09/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Science|
|Latest Action:||05/14/2001 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1781 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Fusion Energy Sciences Act of 2001 - Instructs the Secretary of Energy to: (1) develop a plan for U.S. construction of a magnetic fusion burning plasma experiment; (2) request a plan review by the National Academy of Sciences and transmit the plan and review to Congress; and (3) develop and transmit to Congress a plan for the Fusion Energy Sciences Program and for the magnetic fusion burning plasma experiment.
Introduced in House (05/09/2001)
Authorizes the Secretary to develop a plan for U.S. participation in an international burning plasma experiment: (1) whose construction is highly likely; and (2) where Federal participation is cost effective relative to the cost and scientific benefits of a domestic experiment.