S. 3641 (111th): National Endowment for the Oceans Act

A bill to create the National Endowment for the Oceans to promote the protection and conservation of United States ocean, coastal, and Great Lakes ecosystems, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jul 22, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 22, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sheldon Whitehouse

Senator from Rhode Island



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Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010
Length: 33 pages


Jul 22, 2010

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Aug 25, 2010
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Introduced.

S. 3641 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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