What's Next for NASA

Featured Content July 20, 2016 - Congressional Appropriations for NASA in 2017


On the 47th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing (July 20, 1969), and on the heels of the successful Juno mission to Jupiter, find out what's next for NASA in the documents below.

"We have in our bill...made certain by law that NASA is going to fund and fly the mission to Europa...because it holds the greatest promise for discovering life on another world. And I want to discuss...how important that mission is and why that moon of Jupiter is the place we will most likely, in your opinion, find life on another world in our own backyard."

From the House Committee on Appropriations

H.R. 5393 (rh) - Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, and for other purposes. - June 7, 2016
Read about making appropriations for NASA starting on page 58.
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H. Rept. 114-605 - Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill, 2017 - June 7, 2016
Read about making appropriations for NASA starting on page 55 in this report accompanying H.R. 5393.
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From the Senate Committee on Appropriations

S. 2837 (pcs) - Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, and for other purposes. - April 21, 2016
Read about making appropriations for NASA starting on page 69.
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S. Rept. 114-239 - Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill, 2017 - April 21, 2016
Read about making appropriations for NASA starting on page 99 in this report accompanying S. 2837.
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