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S. 3508 (115th): Save Our Seas Act of 2018

A bill to reauthorize and amend the Marine Debris Act to promote international action to reduce marine debris, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Dan Sullivan

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Alaska. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2018
Length: 13 pages
Introduced:

Sep 26, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 11, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 11, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-265

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 6175: Maritime Safety Act of 2018

Ordered Reported on Jun 27, 2018. 86% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6206: Coast Guard Blue Technology Center of Expertise Act

Ordered Reported on Jun 27, 2018. 85% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Sep 26, 2018
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 26, 2018
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Sep 27, 2018
 
Passed House

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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 11, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 3508 (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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