H.R. 4900 (108th): Oceans Conservation, Education, and National Strategy for the 21st Century Act


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.


James “Jim” Greenwood

Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2004
Length: 127 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

7/22/2004--Introduced.Oceans Conservation, Education, and National Strategy for the 21st Century Act - Specifies a national oceans policy. Establishes national standards to require any Federal agency or federally funded activities that ... Read more >

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Jul 22, 2004

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4900”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (6D, 3R) (show)
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