US SB1342 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on May 7 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-07-10 - Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Great Lakes Environmental Sensitivity Index Act of 2019 This bill requires the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to update at least once every seven years its environmental sensitivity index products for each coastal area of the Great Lakes. An environmental sensitivity index product is a map or similar tool that is utilized to identify sensitive shoreline resources prior to an oil spill event.

Tracking Information

Register now for our free OneVote public service or GAITS Professional trial account and you can begin tracking this and other legislation, all driven by the real-time data of the LegiScan API. Providing tools allowing you to research pending legislation, stay informed with email alerts, content feeds, and share dynamic reports. Use our new PolitiCorps to join with friends and collegaues to monitor & discuss bills through the process.

Monitor Legislation or view this same bill number from multiple sessions or take advantage of our national legislative search.

Title

Great Lakes Environmental Sensitivity Index Act of 2019

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2019-07-10SenateCommittee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
2019-05-07SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Same As/Similar To

HB2551 (Same As) 2019-05-21 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife.

Subjects


US Congress State Sources


Bill Comments

feedback