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H.R. 5787 (115th): Strengthening Coastal Communities Act of 2018

To amend the Coastal Barrier Resources Act to give effect to more accurate maps of units of the John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System that were produced by digital mapping of such units, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Neal Dunn

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
May 15, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 21, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 21, 2018.

Law
Pub.L. 115-358
Source

History

May 15, 2018
 
Introduced

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Jun 13, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 30, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Nov 16, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Dec 20, 2018
 
Passed Senate

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.

Dec 21, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 5787 (115th) 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 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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