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

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§ 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.

(Pub. L. 111–314, § 3, Dec. 18, 2010, 124 Stat. 3432.)

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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