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S. 2429 (116th): Restoring Resilient Reefs Act of 2020

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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

Marco Rubio

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Florida. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2020
Length: 76 pages
Introduced
Aug 1, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

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.

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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

Jenniffer Gonzlez junto a representantes y senadores presenta legislacin bipartita para proteger y conservar los arrecifes de coral
    — Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR0] on Aug 4, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 2429 will add $160 million in new spending through 2030.

History

Aug 1, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Nov 13, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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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.

S. 2429 (116th) 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.

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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