House and Senate committees have taken steps toward a third reauthorization of the Act. Both the House and Senate have held hearings on reauthorization in the last month, and the majority and minority on the House Science Committee have released alternative draft proposals.
To keep the federal government open, Congress will need to agree to appropriate additional discretionary funds by that date.
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