About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
9/23/1982--Introduced.Amends the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act of 1972 to authorize FY 1983 appropriations for: (1) ocean dumping monitoring and reseach; and (2) marine sanctuaries.
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Sep 23, 1982
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2940”). 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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