New Cosponsors — Mar 14, 2013
New Cosponsor: Sen. Edward “Ed” Markey [D-MA]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Gregorio Sablan [I-MP0]
The bill now has 6 cosponsors (6 Democrats).
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Mar 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico At Large
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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2013
Length: 2 pages
To amend the Tsunami Warning and Education Act to direct the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, through the National Weather Service, to establish, maintain, and operate an additional tsunami forecast and warning center for the improvement of the evaluation of tsunami risk to, and the dissemination of forecasts and tsunami warning bulletins for, the public in Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1100 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1110”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1110 — 113th Congress: Tsunami Forecasting and Warning Improvement Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1110
“H.R. 1110 — 113th Congress: Tsunami Forecasting and Warning Improvement Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1110>
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