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House Passes Appropriation Bill to Fund NASA and NOAA

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On May 29, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the FY 2015 Commerce, Justice, Science (CJS) Appropriations bill. The bill includes funding for NASA and NOAA programs. The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science is scheduled to mark up its version of the bill on June 3.

The Space Foundation has updated its budget comparison documents for NASA and NOAA, with regard to these pieces of legislation, which include more details on the various proposed provision and funding levels within agency. Those updates can be found here.

This article is part of Space Watch: June 2014 (Volume: 13, Issue: 6).

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