51 U.S. Code § 70508 - Robotic or human servicing of spacecraft

§ 70508.
Robotic or human servicing of spacecraft

The Administrator shall take all necessary steps to ensure that provision is made in the design and construction of all future observatory-class scientific spacecraft intended to be deployed in Earth orbit or at a Lagrangian point in space for robotic or human servicing and repair to the extent practicable and appropriate.

Historical and Revision Notes



Source (U.S. Code)

Source (Statutes at Large)


42 U.S.C. 17742.

Pub. L. 110–422, title V, § 502, Oct. 15, 2008, 122 Stat. 4791.


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