The National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility: Issues for Congress Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title The National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility: Issues for Congress

Creator

  • Author: Shea, Dana A.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Science and Technology Policy, Resources, Science, and Industry Division
  • Author: Monke, Jim
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Agricultural Policy, Resources, Science, and Industry Division
  • Author: Gottron, Frank
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Science and Technology Policy, Resources, Science, and Industry Division

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2008-06-30

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report outlines current progress towards establishment of the National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility (NBAF), presents current and projected funding levels and timelines, and describes policy issues of potential interest to Congress, such as agency coordination, possession of viruses, construction timelines, disposition of PIADC, and community safety concerns.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Agriculture
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Agricultural productivity
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Food safety
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Terrorism
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: National security

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States
  • Place Name: Cuba

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RL34160
  • Accession or Local Control No: RL34160_2008Jun30
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc462724