H.R.6627 - Smithsonian Institution Facilities Authorization Act of 2008110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Oberstar, James L. [D-MN-8] (Introduced 07/29/2008)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure; House Administration|
|Committee Reports:||House Report 110-842,Part 1; House Report 110-842,Part 2|
|Latest Action:||09/18/2008 Received in the Senate.|
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Summary: H.R.6627 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (09/17/2008)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)
Smithsonian Institution Facilities Authorization Act of 2008 - Authorizes the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution to: (1) design and construct laboratory and support space to accommodate the Mathias Laboratory at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center in Edgewater, Maryland; and (2) construct laboratory space to accommodate the terrestrial research program of the Smithsonian tropical research institute in Gamboa, Panama.
Authorizes appropriations for: (1) FY2009-FY2011 for the design and construction of the laboratory and support space to accommodate the Mathias Laboratory; and (2) FY2009-FY2010 for the construction of the laboratory space to accommodate the terrestrial research program.