H.R. 4738: Digital Coast Act of 2016

Introduced:

Mar 14, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Mar 14, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on March 14, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

A. Dutch Ruppersberger

Representative for Maryland's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2016
Length: 10 pages

Prognosis:

6% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To require the Secretary of Commerce, acting through the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to establish a constituent-driven program to provide a digital information platform capable of efficiently integrating coastal data with decision-support tools, training, and best practices and to support collection of priority coastal geospatial data to inform and improve local, State, regional, and Federal capacities to manage the coastal region, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

History

Mar 14, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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