Congress   113
     
Bill #   HR5266
     
Sponsor   Rep. LoBiondo, Frank A. [R-NJ-2]
     
Title   To reauthorize the National Estuary Programs, and for other purposes
     
Date Introduced 7/30/2014
   
Policy Issue Ocean and Coastal Management
   
Description Summary The reauthorization included changes to the competitive grants program to prioritize key issues, including harmful algal blooms, flooding, seagrass habitat loss, invasive species, jellyfish proliferation, and hypoxia. The changes require no less than 15% of NEP funding be applied to these competitive grants.
   
Related Bills
   
Date of Action 11/13/2014
   
Latest Action Received in the Senate.
   

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