Summary: H.Con.Res.147 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House without amendment (12/05/2007)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Recognizes: (1) the contributions of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and its predecessor agencies over a 200-year period to human understanding of the oceans and atmosphere and their stewardship of the marine environment; (2) the vision of President Thomas Jefferson in supporting scientific advancement and coastal surveys; and (3) the contributions of employees and officers of the Coast Survey, the National Geodetic Survey, and the Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.