H.R. 349: Great Lakes and Fresh Water Algal Bloom Information Act

To require the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to create an electronic database of research and information on the causes of, and corrective actions being taken with regard to, algal blooms in the Great Lakes, their tributaries, and other surface fresh waters, and for other purposes.

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Jan 14, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jan 14, 2015

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Robert Latta

Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2015
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Jan 14, 2015

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