S. 952 (111th): Harmful Algal Blooms and Hypoxia Research and Control Amendments Act of 2009

Introduced:

May 1, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 5, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Olympia Snowe

Senator from Maine

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2010
Length: 54 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to develop and promote a comprehensive plan for a national strategy to address harmful algal blooms and hypoxia through baseline research, forecasting and monitoring, and mitigation and control while helping communities detect, control, and mitigate coastal and Great Lakes harmful algal blooms and hypoxia events.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

May 1, 2009
 
Introduced

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Aug 5, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

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