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Ocean Science Legislation

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Congress 115
Bill Number S756
Original Sponsor Sen. Sullivan, Dan [R-AK]
Bill Title Save Our Seas Act of 2017
Policy Issue Ocean and Coastal Management
Description Summary

* A bill to reauthorize and amend the Marine Debris Act to promote international action to reduce marine debris

Date Introduced 3/29/2017
Actions 03/29/2017: Introduced in the Senate, referred to Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.<br /> 04/05/2017: Ordered to be reported.<br /> 07/24/2017: Written report No. 115-135. <br /> 08/03/2017: Passed Senate with amendments by Unanimous Consent.<br /> 08/04/2017: Received in the House. <br /> 08/08/2017: Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans<br /> 06/27/2018: Discharged by subcommittee. Committe mark-up held. Ordered reported with amendment (added text from HR6175 and HR6206 to bill).<br /> 07/25/2018: Passed House.
Date of Action 8/8/2017
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