Summary: H.R.6540 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.6540. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (09/21/2012)

Common Sense Utilization of Spaceport Assets Act or the Common Sense USA Act - Authorizes the Director of the Kennedy Space Center in Florida to convey excess real property to a state, or a subdivision of a state, for the development and operation of a spaceport.

Prohibits the involvement of the Administrator of General Services Administration (GSA) in any such conveyance.

Permits such conveyance to be made only after specific conveyance requirements have been met, including that the Director has received and approved a development plan that assures that the conveyed land will be developed and operated as a spaceport.

Requires the deed of conveyance to provide that all of the property will be used and maintained in perpetuity for the purpose for which it was conveyed.