H.R. 6251 (112th): Marine Debris Emergency Act of 2012

Introduced:

Aug 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Suzanne Bonamici

Representative for Oregon's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2012
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Marine Debris Research, Prevention, and Reduction Act to establish an expedited award process for grants to address marine debris emergencies, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Aug 1, 2012
 
Introduced

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20 cosponsors (17D, 3R) (show)
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Votes

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1425 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Dec 4, 2013

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