S.3383 - An Act to authorize and direct the Secretary of Commerce to develop a national policy on weather modification, and for other purposes.94th Congress (1975-1976)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Pearson, James B. [R-KS] (Introduced 05/05/1976)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce | House - Science and Technology|
|Committee Reports:||S.Rept 94-859|
|Latest Action:||10/13/1976 Public law 94-490. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There have been 2 roll call votes|
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Summary: S.3383 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed Senate, amended)
Passed Senate amended (05/21/1976)
National Weather Modification Policy Act - Directs the Secretary of Commerce to conduct a comprehensive study of the state of scientific knowledge concerning weather modification and weather modification technology.
Authorizes the Secretary, in conducting such study, to review and analyze the feasibility and necessity of negotiating an international agreement concerning the peaceful uses of weather modification.
Requires the Secretary to prepare and submit to the President and the Congress, within one year after the enactment of this Act, a final report on the findings and conclusions of such study, including a recommended national policy on weather modification.