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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.
USHB3541IntroCoastal State Climate Preparedness Act of 2019
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2019-09-25
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 20 - 15.
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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2019-09-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2247IntroPUGET SOS Act Promoting United Government Efforts To Save Our Sound Act
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2019-09-19
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3969IntroSOS 2.0 Act Save Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2019-08-29
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB3697IntroStrengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act
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2019-07-25
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
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2019-07-12
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
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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2019-07-10
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
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
USSB1982IntroSOS 2.0 Act Save Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2019-06-26
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3297IntroHarmful Algal Bloom Essential Forecasting Act
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2019-06-24
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
USHB1305IntroAlbatross and Petrel Conservation Act
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2019-06-19
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 21 - 12.
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
USHB988EngrossNEAR Act of 2019 National Estuaries and Acidification Research Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Commerce to arrange with the Ocean Studies Board of the National Academies for the board to conduct a study that: examines the existing sci...
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2019-06-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
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
USHB1921EngrossOcean Acidification Innovation Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 and revises the Federal Ocean Acidification Research and Monitoring Act of 2009. The bill authorizes a federal agency with a representative serving on the Interagency Wo...
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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
USHR427IntroRecognizing World Oceans Day and the necessity to protect, conserve, maintain, and rebuild our oceans and its resources. This resolution (1) recognizes World Oceans Day and affirms the individual and collective duty, both nationally and international...
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2019-06-06
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB3020IntroSEAL Act Shipping and Environmental Arctic Leadership Act
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2019-05-24
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USHB2984IntroOffshore Oil and Gas Worker Whistleblower Protection Act of 2019
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2019-05-23
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB2588IntroOxybenzone and Octinoxate Impact Study Act of 2019
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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
USSB1371IntroOxybenzone and Octinoxate Impact Study Act of 2019
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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
USSB1177IntroSEAL Act Shipping and Environmental Arctic Leadership Act This bill creates the Arctic Seaway Development Corporation to provide services related to safety and environmental protection and response in the Arctic region, including to (1) construct dee...
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2019-04-11
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1215IntroNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths and military construction. It d...
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2019-04-11
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USHB1331EngrossLocal Water Protection Act This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 grants to states for (1) programs that manage and control pollution added from nonpoint sources to navigable waters, and (2) groundwater quality protection activities to advance state i...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB914IntroCoordinated Ocean Observations and Research Act of 2019
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2019-04-03
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without 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
USHB1326IntroACCESS Act Authorizing Critical Conservation and Enabling Sportsmen and Sportswomen Act
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2019-03-26
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB865IntroSpill Response and Prevention Surety Act
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2019-03-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB778IntroCoastal 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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2019-03-13
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB1335IntroSafe COAST Act Safe Coasts, Oceans, And Seaside Towns Act
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2019-03-08
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
USHB1497IntroWater Quality Protection and Job Creation Act of 2019
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2019-03-06
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHJR31PassMaking consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019, and for other purposes. This joint resolution provides continuing FY2019 appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) through the earlier of February 15...
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2019-02-15
Became Public Law No: 116-6.
USHB795IntroPreserve Our Lakes and Keep Our Environment Safe Act This bill directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to conduct a study to determine the economic and environmental risks to the Great Lakes of oil or hazardous liquids spills or leaks from ons...
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2019-02-07
To House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
USHB414IntroProtecting Local Communities from Harmful Algal Blooms Act This bill amends the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to include algal blooms in the definition of a "major disaster."
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2019-02-07
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB181IntroComprehensive National Mercury Monitoring Act
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2019-01-17
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
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