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.
8/1/2012--Introduced.Marine Debris Emergency Act of 2012 - Amends the Marine Debris Research, Prevention, and Reduction Act to authorize the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to declare ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reintroduced Bill — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1425 (113th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6251”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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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. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6251>
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