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S. 1057: Harmful Algal Bloom and Hypoxia Research and Control Amendments Act of 2017

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.

Bill Nelson

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Florida. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2017
Length: 10 pages
Introduced:

May 4, 2017

Status:

Passed Senate (House next) on Sep 26, 2017

This bill passed in the Senate on September 26, 2017 and goes to the House next for consideration.

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

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

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.

Pending
 
Passed House

Pending
 
Signed by the President

S. 1057 is 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.

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