Decided Dec 3, 2003
Bill Sponsorship: the 21st Century Nanotechnology Research and Development Act
Source: Bill sponsored by 18 Senators and 27 Reps
Requires the President to implement a National Nanotechnology Program to:
establish the goals, priorities, and metrics for evaluation for Federal nanotechnology research, development, and other activities;
invest in Federal research and development programs in nanotechnology and related sciences to achieve those goals; and
provide for interagency coordination of Federal nanotechnology activities undertaken pursuant to the Program.
H.R.766 is the corresponding House bill. Became Public Law No: 108-153.
Headline: Fund nanotechnology research & development