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NSF & Congress
Congressional Highlights

NSF CONGRESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS - 114th CONGRESS, SECOND SESSION

February 5, 2016
Hearing on NSF project management recommendations, NSB meeting, upcoming overview of the FY17 budget request and more

January 29, 2016
Back in Action in Washington

January 15, 2016
Second Session of 114th Congress underway; President delivers his last State of the Union Address

January 4, 2016
Consolidated Appropriations Act of FY 2016

 

NSF CONGRESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS - 114th CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION

January 9, 2015
Consolidated Appropriations Act of FY 2015

May 7, 2015
"America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015" (H.R. 1806): Impact on the National Science Foundation

May 22, 2015
Actions on NSF Appropriations and Authorization Legislation

May 27, 2015
Actions on NSF Appropriations and Authorization Legislation (updated with bill and report numbers for House Appropriations)

June 1, 2015
Actions on NSF Appropriations and Authorization Legislation (updated with Statement of Administration Policy on H.R. 2578)

June 10, 2015
Actions on NSF Appropriations and Authorization Legislation (updated with House floor vote on H.R. 2578)

June 15, 2015
Actions on NSF Appropriations and Authorization Legislation (updated with Senate Appropriations Committee action)

August 7, 2015
Actions on NSF Appropriations and Authorization Legislation (updated with House and Senate schedule)

September 11, 2015
Actions on NSF Appropriations and Authorization Legislation (updated with House and Senate in September)

September 30, 2015
Congress Passes Temporary Spending Bill and Averts Federal Government Shutdown

October 6, 2015
Continuing Resolution, Citizen Science, BRAIN Briefing, and More

October 14, 2015
Columbus Day Work Period, New ERC, House Leadership and More

October 23, 2015
Congress Returns From Work Period; Speaker Race, Critical Legislation Pending

October 29, 2015
House Elects Ryan Speaker, Passes Budget Agreement

November 6, 2015
Budget Agreement Signed Into Law, Next Steps

November 13, 2015
Congress Tackles Funding for the Federal Government

November 19, 2015
House Passes Legislation to Limit Syrian and Iraqi Refugees; Bills in Conference

December 3, 2015
Congress Acts on Major Legislation

December 16, 2015
Statement from NSF's Director Dr. France A. Córdova; Congress Acts on Major Legislation

 

 

For past years' highlights, see NSF & Congress Archive.

 

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