Files on so-called unidentified anomalous phenomena could have their release postponed under some conditions, however.
But the study also failed to determine what these so-called unidentified anomalous phenomena are.
Similar such finds in the past have turned out to be the remains of mummified children.
The NFL quarterback recalled a surreal experience with a “tremendously large” airborne object before being drafted in 2005.
The website is intended to serve as a “one-stop shop” for any new reporting, findings and information on UFO sightings, information and reports.
The room erupted in laughter after the former New Jersey governor was singled out for "the UFO question."
“We’re done with the cover-ups,” Republican Rep. Tim Burchett said.
"The American public has a right to learn about technologies of unknown origins, non-human intelligence, and unexplainable phenomena," the Senate majority leader said.
"I was not at his side while he lay on his deathbed, by choice. I chose not to hear his last words, and that’s hard for me to accept."
A Las Vegas property was searched last month after residents claimed to see tall, big-eyed creatures in their yard. It followed a bright object falling from the sky.