H.R. 2484 (112th): Harmful Algal Blooms and Hypoxia Research and Control Amendments Act of 2011

Introduced:

Jul 11, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 28, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Andy Harris

Representative for Maryland's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2012
Length: 28 pages

See Instead:

S. 1701 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Nov 2, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

To reauthorize the Harmful Algal Bloom and Hypoxia Research and Control Act of 1998 to include a comprehensive and integrated strategy to address harmful algal blooms and hypoxia, to provide for the development and implementation of a comprehensive research plan and action strategy to reduce harmful algal blooms and hypoxia, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 11, 2011
 
Introduced

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Jul 28, 2011
 
Reported by Committee

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Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (6D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments
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Related Bills

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S. 1701 (Related)
Harmful Algal Blooms and Hypoxia Research and Control Amendments Act of 2011

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 2, 2011

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