S.628 - Columbia Orbiter Memorial Act108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Stevens, Ted [R-AK] (Introduced 03/13/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs; Science|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/19/2003 Referred to House Science (All Actions)|
|Notes:||The Columbia Orbiter Memorial Act was incorporated as Title III in S. 762, the FY2003 Supplemental Appropriations Act, as passed Senate. For further action, see H.R. 1559, which became Public Law 108-11 on 4/16/2003.|
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Summary: S.628 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced in the Senate on March 13, 2003. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Passed Senate without amendment (03/18/2003)
Columbia Orbiter Memorial Act - Directs the Secretary of the Army to construct in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, a memorial marker honoring the seven members of the crew of the Columbia Orbiter who died on February 1, 2003, during the landing of space shuttle mission STS-107.
Authorizes the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to: (1) accept gifts and donations for that or another memorial or monument to the crew; and (2) transfer any donations accepted for the Arlington National Cemetery memorial.