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FY 2012 National Defense Authorization Act: The Senate Version

On June 17, 2011, the Senate Committee on Armed Services announced that S. 1253, the National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2012 had been passed unanimously and had been reported out of Committee and sent on to the Senate for debate. S. 1253 provided $200 million in funding for the "Rapid Innovation Program" established by PL 111-383, the … Continue Reading

The America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010

To retain respect for sausages and laws, one must not watch them in the making Prince Otto von Bismarck On April 22, 2010, Rep. Bart Gordon of Tennessee introduced HR 5116, the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010, which was then referred to the House Committee on Science and Technology and the House Committee on Education and … Continue Reading

The SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2009

The House passed HR 2965, "The Enhancing Small Business Research and Innovation Act of 2009", introduced by Rep. Jason Altmire of Pennsylvania on 06/19/2009,  on July 8, 2009 after adopting an amendment in the nature of a substitute and sent it on to the Senate for consideration. Both HR 2965 and it’s Senate companion S. … Continue Reading