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S. 2802: Marine Mammal Research and Response Act of 2019

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A bill to amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to reauthorize and modify the John H. Prescott Marine Mammal Rescue and Response Grant Program, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Maria Cantwell

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Washington. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 6, 2019
Length: 29 pages
Introduced
Nov 6, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Dec 11, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on December 11, 2019.

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

Nov 6, 2019
 
Introduced

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Nov 13, 2019
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Dec 11, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 2802 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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