H.R.3616 - Space Preservation Act of 2002107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kucinich, Dennis J. [D-OH-10] (Introduced 01/23/2002)|
|Committees:||House - Science; Armed Services; International Relations|
|Latest Action:||02/13/2002 Executive Comment Requested from DOD.|
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Summary: H.R.3616 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Space Preservation Act of 2002 - Reaffirms U.S. policy that activities in space should be devoted to peaceful purposes.
Introduced in House (01/23/2002)
Directs the President to: (1) ban U.S. space-based weapons and the use of U.S. weapons to destroy or damage objects in orbit in space; (2) terminate research and development, testing, manufacturing, production, and deployment of all U.S. space-based weapons; and (3) direct the U.S. representatives to the United Nations and other international organizations to work toward negotiating, adopting, and implementing an international treaty banning space-based weapons and the use of weapons to destroy or damage objects in space.