S.682 - Genomes to Life Research and Development Act108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Domenici, Pete V. [R-NM] (Introduced 03/21/2003)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||03/21/2003 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.|
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Summary: S.682 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/21/2003)
The Genomes to Life Research and Development Act - Directs the Secretary of Energy to implement a program of research, development, demonstration, and commercial application, to be known as the Genomes to Life Program, in systems biology and proteomics (the determination of the structure, function, and expression of proteins encoded in any genome, including new protein sequences encoded in a genome for which the structural or functional correlates are not currently known).
Directs the Secretary to prepare a program plan describing how knowledge and capabilities would be developed and applied to Department of Energy missions relating to energy, environmental cleanup, and mitigation of global climate change.