S. 1077: Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Reauthorization Act

Introduced:
May 23, 2013
Status:
Reported by Committee
Prognosis
20% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Benjamin Cardin
Junior Senator from Maryland
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
May 23, 2013
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
S. 1740 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Dec 08, 2011

H.R. 3139 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2013

 
Status

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 6, 2014.

Progress
Introduced May 23, 2013
Referred to Committee May 23, 2013
Reported by Committee Feb 06, 2014
Passed Senate ...
Passed House ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

20% chance of being enacted.

Only about 23% of bills that made it past committee in 2011–2013 were enacted. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

A bill to amend the Chesapeake Bay Initiative Act of 1998 to provide for the reauthorization of the Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network.

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Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (5D) (show)
Committees

Senate Environment and Public Works

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5/23/2013--Introduced.
Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Reauthorization Act - Amends the Chesapeake Bay Initiative Act of 1998 to extend the authorization of appropriations for the Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network through FY2018.

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