DOWNLOAD: National Nanotechnology Initiative Amendments Act of 2008 (H.R.5940 markup)

DOWNLOAD:  National Nanotechnology Initiative Amendments Act of 2008 (H.R.5940 markup)
This month, the U.S. House of Representatives Science and Technology Committee approved the National Nanotechnology Initiative Amendments Act of 2008 (H.R. 5940) by voice vote, sending it to the full House. H.R. 5940 adjusts some NNI priorities, such as (a) more focus on environmental and safety research; (b) more nanotechnology-related projects for small business; and (c) expanding private company access to nanotechnology facilities for prototyping and studies.