Informational Email 2008-15 - NASA Conference Funding
John Bahcall Public Policy Fellow
huerta at aas.org
HR 6063, the NASA Authorization Act of 2008, was amended and passed by the Senate by unanimous consent on September 25, and subsequently passed the house on September 27. It was signed by the president in early October. The Senate added, at the request of Senator Tom Coburn's office (R-OK), the following text:
SEC. 1121. LIMITATION ON FUNDING FOR CONFERENCES.