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Oct 19, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on December 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Maryland
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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2012
Length: 4 pages
A bill to amend the Chesapeake Bay Initiative Act of 1998 to provide for the reauthorization of the Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reported by Committee
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Reintroduced Bill — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1077 (113th).
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 519.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1740”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Feb 6, 2014
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 15, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1740 — 112th Congress: Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Reauthorization Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1740
“S. 1740 — 112th Congress: Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Reauthorization Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1740>
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