42 U.S. Code § 18302 - Definitions
prev | next
In this chapter:
The term “Administrator” means the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
(2) Appropriate committees of Congress
The term “appropriate committees of Congress” means—
(B) the Committee on Science  of the House of Representatives.
(3) Cis-lunar space
The term “cis-lunar space” means the region of space from the Earth out to and including the region around the surface of the Moon.
(7) Near-Earth space
The term “near-Earth space” means the region of space that includes low-Earth orbit and extends out to and includes geo-synchronous orbit.
(10) Space Launch System
The term “Space Launch System” means the follow-on government-owned civil launch system developed, managed, and operated by NASA to serve as a key component to expand human presence beyond low-Earth orbit.
 So in original. Probably should be followed by “and Technology”.