Implementation Plan For A National Materials And Minerals Policy, Research And Development Program

It Is Widely Recognized That The United States Currently Lacks Domestic Resources From Which To Produce, In The Necessary Quantities, Certain Materials And Minerals That Are Essential To Its National Security, Industrial Base, And Economic Well-Being. This Situation And The Lack Of An Implemented Governmental Policy Have Been Addressed In Various Pieces Of Legislation Either Passed Or Being Considered By The Congress. This Plan, Developed By Several Agencies, Defines The Organization, Strategy, And Technological Programs Needed To Address The Essential Materials Problem And Is Designed To Rapidly Implement Programs To Resolve Or Alleviate These Problems. The Plan Complies With The Requirements Of Public Law 96-479, The National Materials And Minerals Policy, Research And Development Act Of 1~80, And Is Structured To Accommodate Other Legislative Initiatives Now Pending. Egi Reference Number Gl03967

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Citation Date 1981-12-01T00:00:00

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Email sbivens@egi.utah.edu

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