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S. 310: Migratory Birds of the Americas Conservation Act

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A bill to amend the Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act to reauthorize the Act.

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Sponsor and status

Benjamin Cardin

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Maryland. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 5, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Jan 31, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Ordered Reported on Feb 5, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 5, 2019.

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Cardin, Portman Seek Protections for the Baltimore Oriole, Northern Cardinal and Other Migratory Birds
    — Sen. Benjamin Cardin [D-MD] (Sponsor) on Feb 1, 2019

Portman Delivers Results for Ohio in First Year of the 116th Congress
    — Sen. Robert “Rob” Portman [R-OH] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 6, 2020

Sen. Coons celebrates Senate passage of Public Lands Package, including wins for Delaware
    — Sen. Chris Coons [D-DE] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 12, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute estimates S. 310 will add $35 million in new spending through 2029.


Jan 31, 2019

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Feb 5, 2019
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Mar 14, 2019
Reported by Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works

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