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S. 1254 (113th): Harmful Algal Bloom and Hypoxia Research and Control Amendments Act of 2014

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

Sponsor and status

Bill Nelson

Sponsor. Senator for Florida. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2014
Length: 9 pages
Introduced
Jun 27, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 30, 2014

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 30, 2014.

Law
Pub.L. 113-124
Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Senate Committee Passes Cantwell-Backed Bills to Support Maritime Economy
    — Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 31, 2013

Posey Leads House Approval of Bipartisan Algal Bloom Research Bill to Benefit the Indian River Lagoon
    — Rep. Bill Posey [R-FL8] on Jun 9, 2014

House Science Committee Approves Posey-Bonamici Bipartisan Amendment Clearing Algal Bloom Research Bill for House Floor Action
    — Rep. Bill Posey [R-FL8] on May 21, 2014

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History

Jun 27, 2013
 
Introduced

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Jul 30, 2013
 
Ordered Reported

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Feb 12, 2014
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

May 21, 2014
 
Considered by House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jun 5, 2014
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by House Committee.

Jun 9, 2014
 
Passed House with Changes (back to Senate)

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 17, 2014
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 30, 2014
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 1254 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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