To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide requirements for agency decision making based on science.
Republican Representative Ralph Norman from the state of SC, along with fifteen cosponsors, introduced bill H.R.4231 on Nov 02, 2017. The bill is mainly related to these subjects Science, Technology, Communications. There is one related bill by James Lankford titled “BEST ActA bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide requirements for agency decision making based on science..”
Here is a short summary of the bill:
“Better Evaluation of Science and Technology Act or the BEST Act This bill requires a federal agency, to the extent it is making a decision based on science when issuing a rule, to use scientific information, technical procedures, methods, protocols, methodologies, or models in a manner that is consistent with the best available science and the intended use of the information, based on the weight of the scientific evidence. Each federal agency shall make available to the public: (1) all of it…”
The bill’s cosponsors are all Republicans. So far none of the bill’s cosponsors has withdrawn their support.
Ralph Norman Information
Ralph Norman was born on a Saturday June 20, 1953 in York County.