Gabrynowicz Testifies Before Congress

By: Jillian Steptoe

Joanna Gabrynowicz recently testified to the Space Subcommittee of the House Science, Space and Technology Committee about an asteroid act. Gabrynowicz warned the subcommittee of the legal and political challenges that may occur if a bill is passed to grant property rights to materials mined from asteroids.

Gabrynowicz currently serves as director of the International Institute of Space Law (IISL) and Professor Emerita of the University of Mississippi’s National Center for Remote Sensing, Air and Space Law.

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