To establish a national policy for our oceans, to strengthen the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to establish a National Oceans Council, and for other purposes.
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Jul 22, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 22, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2004
Length: 127 pages
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H.R. 4900 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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