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USSB1982EngrossSave Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2020-01-14
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USHB4679IntroClimate-Ready Fisheries Act of 2019
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2020-01-14
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB5589IntroBlue Carbon for Our Planet Act
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2020-01-13
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB1620IntroChesapeake Bay Program Reauthorization Act This bill reauthorizes the Chesapeake Bay Program through FY2024.
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2019-12-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 269.
USSB1342IntroGreat 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 L...
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2019-12-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 320.
USHB2405IntroNational Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2019
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2019-12-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 262.
USSB914IntroCoordinated Ocean Observations and Research Act of 2019
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2019-12-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 318.
USHB3115IntroLiving Shorelines Act of 2019 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to award grants to state or local governments, Indian tribes, or nonprofit organizations to (1) implement climate-resilient living shoreline projects;...
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2019-11-26
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 257.
USSB10IntroSouth Florida Clean Coastal Waters Act of 2019 This bill addresses harmful algal blooms and hypoxia in the South Florida ecosystem. An algal bloom is a rapid growth of algae that may create toxic or hypoxic (severely low-oxygen) conditions that are h...
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2019-11-13
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB4044IntroProtect and Restore America's Estuaries Act
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2019-11-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 232.
USHB4031IntroGLRI Act of 2019 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2026 the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative.
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2019-11-13
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 231.
USHB1023IntroGreat Lakes Fishery Research Authorization Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to conduct monitoring, scientific assessments, and research in support of fisheries within the Great Lakes Basin between the United States a...
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2019-11-08
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 219.
USHB1305IntroAlbatross and Petrel Conservation Act
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2019-10-22
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 198.
USHB2795IntroWildlife Corridors Conservation Act of 2019
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2019-10-17
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB335EngrossSouth Florida Clean Coastal Waters Act of 2019 This bill addresses harmful algal blooms and hypoxia in the South Florida ecosystem. An algal bloom is a rapid growth of algae that may create toxic or hypoxic (severely low-oxygen) conditions that are h...
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2019-10-15
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB1014IntroOffshore Wind for Territories Act This bill addresses offshore wind development and coral reef conservation. The Department of the Interior may conduct wind and mineral development lease sales on the Outer Continental Shelf in the U.S. Exclusive Econ...
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2019-10-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 182.
USHR589IntroExpressing the need for immediate climate action in response to the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate.
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2019-09-27
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USSB2372IntroSave Our Seas 2.0: Enhanced Global Engagement to Combat Marine Debris Act
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2019-09-26
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 239.
USSR342IntroA resolution expressing the need for immediate climate action in response to the report of the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change entitled "Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate".
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2019-09-25
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2748IntroSAFE Act Safeguarding America's Future and Environment Act
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2019-09-24
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2918IntroExtinction Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-09-24
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB2470IntroEnergy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers civil works projects, the Department of the Interior's Bureau of Reclamation, the Department of Energ...
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2019-09-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 204.
USHB3814IntroDomestic Offshore Energy Reinvestment Act of 2019 This bill increases the revenue Gulf states (Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama) receive from certain federal oil and gas leases in the Gulf of Mexico and eliminates the revenue sharing cap.
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2019-09-11
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
USHB3969IntroSOS 2.0 Act Save Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2019-08-29
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USSR290IntroA resolution celebrating 50 years of environmental progress in the Cuyahoga River Valley and Lake Erie. This resolution celebrates 50 years of environmental progress in the Cuyahoga River Valley and Lake Erie. In addition, the resolution expresses th...
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2019-07-29
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S5149; text: CR S5149)
USHB4039IntroBorder Water Infrastructure Improvement Act
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2019-07-26
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USSB2295IntroGLRI Act of 2019 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Act of 2019
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2019-07-25
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1811EngrossA bill to make technical corrections to the America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018, and for other purposes.
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2019-07-15
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB3548IntroBLUE GLOBE Act Bolstering Long-Term Understanding and Exploration of the Great Lakes, Oceans, Bays, and Estuaries Act This bill addresses data collection and monitoring of the Great Lakes, oceans, bays, estuaries, and coasts. Specifically, the bill i...
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2019-07-12
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB3384IntroCoral Reef Sustainability Through Innovation Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the federal agencies on the U.S. Coral Reef Task Force, which includes the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to carry out prize competitions that promote cor...
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2019-07-01
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB3297IntroHarmful Algal Bloom Essential Forecasting Act
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2019-06-24
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB3161IntroNational Oceanographic Partnership Program Reauthorization Act This bill revises naval administration of the National Oceanographic Partnership Program. Specifically, the bill expands the program's purposes; modifies the Department of the Interior's ...
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2019-06-21
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USSB1922IntroCoral Sustainability Through Innovation Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the federal agencies on the U.S. Coral Reef Task Force, which includes the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to carry out prize competitions that promote coral re...
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2019-06-20
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3324IntroPROTECT Florida Act Prioritizing Revised Operations To Eliminate Cyanobacteria Toxins in Florida Act
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2019-06-19
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB1716EngrossCoastal Communities Ocean Acidification Act of 2019 This bill requires the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to conduct and update at least once every seven years an ocean acidification coastal community vulnerability assessment ...
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2019-06-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB1237EngrossCOAST Research Act of 2019 Coastal and Ocean Acidification Stressors and Threats Research Act of 2019 This bill addresses the effects of ocean and coastal acidification on marine organisms and ecosystems. Specifically, the bill reauthorizes through F...
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2019-06-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1730IntroLiving Shorelines Act of 2019 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to award grants to state or local governments, Indian tribes, or nonprofit organizations to (1) implement climate-resilient living shoreline projects;...
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2019-06-05
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2588IntroOxybenzone and Octinoxate Impact Study Act of 2019 This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency to study the impact of oxybenzone and octinoxate (chemicals commonly found in sunscreens) on public health and the environment, including marine...
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2019-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB2551IntroGreat 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 L...
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2019-05-21
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USSB1571IntroMissouri River Flood Control Prioritization Act This bill addresses the management of the Missouri River Mainstem Reservoir System. Specifically, it designates flood control as the highest priority of the system. The system may not be managed for the...
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2019-05-21
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1499IntroWildlife Corridors Conservation Act of 2019
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2019-05-16
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1482IntroSAFE Act Safeguarding America's Future and Environment Act
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2019-05-15
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB499IntroOffshore Wind for Territories Act This bill addresses offshore wind development and coral reef conservation. The Department of the Interior may conduct wind and mineral development lease sales on the Outer Continental Shelf in the U.S. Exclusive Econ...
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2019-05-14
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USHB417IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, to establish measures to combat invasive lionfish, and for other purposes. This bill adds various lionfish species to the list of injurious wildlife prohibited from being imported into the United States or trans...
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2019-05-08
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB1371IntroOxybenzone and Octinoxate Impact Study Act of 2019 This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency to study the impact of oxybenzone and octinoxate (chemicals commonly found in sunscreens) on public health and the environment, including marine...
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2019-05-08
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB2448IntroOcean Acidification Research Partnerships Act This bill requires the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to provide grants for collaborative research projects on ocean acidification developed and conducted through partnerships betw...
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2019-05-01
To House Subcommittee on Environment
USHB2352IntroMarine Oil Spill Prevention Act
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2019-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB2174IntroTo remove fish and wildlife as an authorized purpose of the Missouri River Mainstem Reservoir System and to make flood control the highest priority of authorized purposes of such system, and for other purposes. This bill addresses the management of t...
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2019-04-10
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USSB910IntroNational Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2025 and revises the National Sea Grant College Program, through which the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) supports university-based pro...
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2019-04-03
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
USSB933IntroBLUE GLOBE Act Bolstering Long-Term Understanding and Exploration of the Great Lakes, Oceans, Bays, and Estuaries Act This bill addresses data collection and monitoring of the Great Lakes, oceans, bays, estuaries, and coasts. Specifically, the bill i...
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2019-03-28
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
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