A bill to reauthorize the Coral Reef Conservation Act of 2000 and to establish the United States Coral Reef Task Force, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Florida. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 21, 2020
Length: 76 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 21, 2020 but was never passed by the House.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
3 Cosponsors (2 Democrats, 1 Republican)
What legislators are saying
“Rubio, Schatz, Scott, Hirono Applaud Passage of Restoring Resilient Reefs Act”
— Sen. Marco Rubio [R-FL] (Sponsor) on Dec 22, 2020
“Hirono Announces More Than $2 Million in Federal Grants to Hawaii in National Coastal Resilience Fund Awards”
— Sen. Mazie Hirono [D-HI] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 18, 2020
What stakeholders are saying
Aug 1, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 13, 2019
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Dec 21, 2020
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 15, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 46 (117th).
S. 2429 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2429. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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