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2 U.S. Code § 479 - Coordination of activities with National Science Foundation

The Office shall maintain a continuing liaison with the National Science Foundation with respect to—
grants and contracts formulated or activated by the Foundation which are for purposes of technology assessment; and
the promotion of coordination in areas of technology assessment, and the avoidance of unnecessary duplication or overlapping of research activities in the development of technology assessment techniques and programs.