H.R. 1958 (99th): A bill to authorize appropriations for the National Ocean Pollution Planning Act of 1978 and title II of the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act of 1972 for the fiscal years 1986 and 1987, and for other purposes.


Apr 3, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 8, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barbara Mikulski
Representative for Maryland's 3rd congressional district

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
5/15/1985--Reported to House amended, Part I.(Reported to House from the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries with amendment, H. Rept. 99-101 (PartI)) Title I - National Ocean Pollution Planning Act ...

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Apr 3, 1985
Reported by Committee
May 8, 1985


4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
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