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H.R. 8632: To direct the Secretary of Commerce, acting through the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to provide for ocean-based climate solutions to reduce carbon emissions and global warming; to make coastal communities more resilient; and to provide for the conservation and restoration of ocean and coastal habitats, biodiversity, and marine mammal and fish populations; and for other purposes.

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Introduced
Oct 20, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Introduced on Oct 20, 2020

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on October 20, 2020. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor

Raúl Grijalva

Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

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History

Oct 20, 2020
 
Introduced

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Nov 17, 2020
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 8632 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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