Reported by Committee — Dec 4, 2013
Last Action: Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
Explanation: This bill was introduced on December 4, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Aug 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on August 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Oregon's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2012
Length: 5 pages
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.
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Last Action: Dec 4, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6251 — 112th Congress: Marine Debris Emergency Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6251
“H.R. 6251 — 112th Congress: Marine Debris Emergency Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. July 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6251>
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