HR 1171

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1171

To reauthorize and amend the Marine Debris Research, Prevention, and Reduction Act.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 17, 2011

Mr. FARR (for himself, Mr. YOUNG of Alaska, Mr. ROHRABACHER, Ms. BORDALLO, Mrs. CHRISTENSEN, and Mr. PIERLUISI) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To reauthorize and amend the Marine Debris Research, Prevention, and Reduction Act.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. PURPOSES.

`SEC. 2. PURPOSES.

SEC. 3. NOAA MARINE DEBRIS PROGRAM.

`SEC. 3. NOAA MARINE DEBRIS PROGRAM.

SEC. 4. GLOBAL MARINE DEBRIS COORDINATION CONFERENCE.

`SEC. 7. GLOBAL MARINE DEBRIS COORDINATION CONFERENCE.

SEC. 5. DEFINITION OF MARINE DEBRIS.

SEC. 6. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

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