H.R.6753 - A bill to establish objective criteria and procedures for closing and consolidating weather stations.97th Congress (1981-1982)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Smith, Virginia [R-NE-3] (Introduced 07/13/1982)|
|Committees:||House - Science and Technology|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/20/1982 Referred to Subcommittee on Natural Resources, Agricultural Research, and Environment. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6753 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/13/1982)
Directs the Secretary of Commerce to give adequate public notice of any intention to close or consolidate a weather service office. Sets forth factors the Secretary must consider in deciding to close or consolidate, including the effect on the community served and the economic savings to the National Weather Service.
Permits the appeal of a closing by any person served by the office to the Federal Committee for Meteorological Services and Supporting Research.