Ocean Science Legislation

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Congress 115
Bill Number S2511
Original Sponsor Sen. Wicker, Roger F. [R-MS]
Bill Title Commercial Engagement Through Ocean Technology Act of 2018
Policy Issue Ocean Exploration and Observation
Description Summary

* To require the Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere to carry out a program on coordinating the assessment and acquisition by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration of unmanned maritime systems, to make available to the public data collected by the Administration using such systems, and for other purposes.

Date Introduced 3/7/2018
Actions 03/07/2018: Introduced in Senate. Referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. <br /> 04/25/2018: Committee mark-up held. Ordered to be reported with an amendment.
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