S. 1701 (112th): Harmful Algal Blooms and Hypoxia Research and Control Amendments Act of 2011

Introduced:

Oct 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Olympia Snowe

Senator from Maine

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 13, 2012
Length: 56 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Harmful Algal Blooms and Hypoxia Research and Control Act of 1998, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Oct 13, 2011
 
Introduced

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Nov 2, 2011
 
Reported by Committee

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Cosponsors
12 cosponsors (11D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 952 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Aug 5, 2009

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

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 28, 2011

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