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H.R. 4719: FISH SAFE Act

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To amend the Federal share of the fishing safety standards grants.

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Sponsor and status

Jared Golden

Sponsor. Representative for Maine's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 18, 2019
Length: 14 pages
Introduced
Oct 17, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Dec 17, 2019

This bill passed in the House on December 17, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

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

What legislators are saying

H.R. 4719 and H.R. 1158 2020 Appropriations Bills: No
    — Rep. Tom McClintock [R-CA4] on Dec 17, 2019

the daily leader: monday, december 16, 2019
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Dec 16, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 4719 will add $12 million in new spending through 2024.

History

Oct 17, 2019
 
Introduced

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Oct 29, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 12, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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Dec 17, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4719 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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