S. 53: Tsunami Warning, Education, and Research Act of 2017

A bill to authorize and strengthen the tsunami detection, forecast, warning, research, and mitigation program of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 5, 2017

Status:

Enacted Via Other Measures

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 5, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 353: Weather Research and Forecasting Innovation Act of 2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 18, 2017. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Maria Cantwell

Junior Senator from Washington

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 5, 2017
Length: 35 pages

Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 5, 2017
 
Introduced

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

S. 53 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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