H.R.6007 - To amend title 49, United States Code, to include consideration of certain impacts on commercial space launch and reentry activities in a navigable airspace analysis, and for other purposes.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. McCarthy, Kevin [R-CA-23] (Introduced 09/13/2016)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Latest Action:||11/28/2016 Became Public Law No: 114-248. (TXT | PDF) (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: H.R.6007 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Public Law No: 114-248 (11/28/2016)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House passed version is repeated here.)
(Sec. 1) This bill directs the Department of Transportation (DOT), if it decides that constructing or altering a structure may result in interference with space navigation facilities and equipment, to study the extent of any adverse impact that may result on the safe and efficient use of airspace, facilities, or equipment.
In conducting such a study, DOT shall consider the impact on launch and reentry for launch and reentry vehicles arriving or departing from a launch site or reentry site.