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Titles (3)

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Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Introduced

DELTA Act
Defending Economic Livelihoods and Threatened Animals Act

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to defend economic livelihoods and threatened animals in the greater Okavango River Basin, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
07/11/2018Introduced in Senate

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Date All Actions
07/11/2018Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (6)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Udall, Tom [D-NM]* 07/11/2018
Sen. Coons, Christopher A. [D-DE]* 07/11/2018
Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI]* 07/11/2018
Sen. Burr, Richard [R-NC]* 07/11/2018
Sen. Booker, Cory A. [D-NJ] 08/20/2018
Sen. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ] 09/05/2018

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Foreign Relations07/11/2018 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (07/11/2018)

Defending Economic Livelihoods and Threatened Animals Act or the DELTA Act

This bill directs the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development to develop a strategy, seeking to work with the governments of Angola, Botswana, Namibia, and neighboring countries, with regard to natural resource protection, wildife protection, and economic development in the greater Okavango River Basin and the Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area in Southern Africa.