US HB2551 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on May 7 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-05-21 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Great Lakes Environmental Sensitivity Index Act of 2019 This bill requires the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to update at least once every seven years its environmental sensitivity index products for each coastal area of the Great Lakes. An environmental sensitivity index product is a map or similar tool that is utilized to identify sensitive shoreline resources prior to an oil spill event.

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Title

Great Lakes Environmental Sensitivity Index Act of 2019

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-05-21HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife.
2019-05-07HouseReferred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
2019-05-07HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB1342 (Same As) 2019-07-10 - Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.

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