F.881: PROSWIFT act The President has signed into law a most unusual act. Space weather act signed into law with no opposition. Short title: This Act may be cited as the "Promoting Research and Observations of Space Weather to Improve the Forecasting of Tomorrow Act" or the "PROSWIFT Act". It shall be the policy of the United States to prepare and protect against the social and economic impacts of space weather phenomena by supporting actions to improve space weather forecasts and predictions including: sustaining and enhancing critical observations, identifying research needs and promoting opportunities for research-to-operations and operations-to-research collaborations both within and outside of the Federal Government, advancing space weather models, engaging with all sectors of the space weather community, including academia, the commercial sector, and international partners, and understanding the needs of space weather end users. #Space #Weather #ACT #law #earthscience https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/s881/text
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