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H.R. 1893: 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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 4, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Apr 4, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 4, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Robert Latta

Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 4, 2017
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

14% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Apr 4, 2017
 
Introduced

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Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1893 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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