Summary: H.R.1921 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (03/27/2019)

Ocean Acidification Innovation Act of 2019

This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 and revises the Federal Ocean Acidification Research and Monitoring Act of 2009. The bill authorizes a federal agency with a representative serving on the Interagency Working Group on Ocean Acidification to carry out a program that awards prizes competitively for innovative efforts to research or respond to ocean acidification. Priority must be given to establishing programs that address communities, environments, or industries that are in distress due to the impacts of ocean acidification.