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S. 1430 (115th): Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Reauthorization Act

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A bill to amend the Chesapeake Bay Initiative Act of 1998 to reauthorize the Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

Sponsor and status

Benjamin Cardin

Sponsor. Senator for Maryland. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Jun 26, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 26, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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What legislators are saying

Bicameral, Bipartisan Effort of Lawmakers from Maryland, Virginia and Delaware Seeks to Preserve Successful Chesapeake Gateways Partnership
    — Sen. Benjamin Cardin [D-MD] (Sponsor) on Jun 27, 2017

Bicameral, Bipartisan Effort of Lawmakers from Maryland, Virginia and Delaware Seeks to Preserve Successful Chesapeake Gateways Partnership
    — Sen. Chris Van Hollen [D-MD] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 27, 2017

Bicameral, Bipartisan Effort of Lawmakers from Maryland, Virginia and Delaware Seeks to Preserve Successful Chesapeake Gateways Partnership
    — Rep. Robert Wittman [R-VA1] on Jun 28, 2017

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History

Jun 26, 2017
 
Introduced

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S. 1430 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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