On December 21st, the House of Representatives concurred with the Senate
amendment to the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 and has
sent the legislation to President Obama to sign into law.
Details can be found at:
Nature magazine has an article in its naturenews section with additional
information. It can be found at:
This is an authorization bill only; the levels of actual funding will be set by
the corresponding appropriations bills.