House Bill 4044
116th Congress(2019-2020)
Protect and Restore America's Estuaries Act
Became Law
Became Law
Became Public Law 116-337 on Jan 13, 2021
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jul 25, 2019
Latest Action
Jan 13, 2021
Origin Chamber
House
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
4044
Congress
116
Policy Area
Environmental Protection
Environmental Protection
Primary focus of measure is regulation of pollution including from hazardous substances and radioactive releases; climate change and greenhouse gases; environmental assessment and research; solid waste and recycling; ecology. Measures concerning energy exploration, efficiency, and conservation may fall under Energy policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
New Jersey
New Hampshire
California
California
California
Florida
Florida
Louisiana
Massachusetts
California
New Jersey
New Jersey
New Jersey
New York
New York
Washington
Washington
Washington
Passed
February 5, 2020
Type
Final Passage Under Suspension Of The Rules Results
House Roll Call Votes
Summary

Protect and Restore America's Estuaries Act

This bill reauthorizes for FY2022-FY2026 and revises the National Estuary Program, which provides grants to protect or restore estuaries of national significance. Specifically, the bill expands the types of projects that qualify for grants under the program, such as projects that address issues related to coastal resiliency, stormwater runoff, or accelerated land loss.

Text (5)
February 10, 2020
February 5, 2020
November 13, 2019
July 25, 2019
Public Record
Record Created
Jul 26, 2019 7:12:17 AM
Record Updated
Jul 10, 2021 8:20:18 PM