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Dec 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on December 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Rhode Island
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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2011
Length: 5 pages
Establishes in the Treasury a trust fund to be known as the National Endowment for the Oceans (NEO) to: (1) allocate funding to coastal states and affected Indian tribes, (2) ... Read more >
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