Amendment establishes the Gulf Coast Restoration Trust Fund and requires that 80% of the Clean Water Act fines will be directed to that fund in order to restore the ecosystems and economies that were directly impacted by the gulf oil spill.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 20 printed in Part A of House Report 112-398 to dedicate Clean Water Act penalties associated with the Deepwater Horizon disaster to the Gulf Coast Restoration Trust Fund.

House Amendment Code:

(A020)

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