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Nomination Confirmed 69/21
Sep 23, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced on September 23, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New Mexico
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. Read more >
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