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S. 1057 (115th): Harmful Algal Bloom and Hypoxia Research and Control Amendments Act of 2017

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A bill to amend the Harmful Algal Bloom and Hypoxia Research and Control Act of 1998 to address harmful algal blooms, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Bill Nelson

Sponsor. Senator for Florida. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2017
Length: 10 pages
Introduced
May 4, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 26, 2017 but was never passed by the House.

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Hastings and Buchanan Urge House Leadership to Schedule S. 1057 for a Vote
    — Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL20] on Jul 19, 2018

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 1057 will add $109 million in new spending through 2027.

History

May 4, 2017
 
Introduced

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May 18, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Aug 3, 2017
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

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Sep 26, 2017
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

S. 1057 (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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