H.R.2247 - PUGET SOS Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Heck, Denny [D-WA-10] (Introduced 04/10/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure | Senate - Environment and Public Works|
|Committee Meetings:||09/19/19 10:00AM|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 116-290|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/10/2020 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2247 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House (02/05/2020)
Promoting United Government Efforts to Save Our Sound Act or the PUGET SOS Act
This bill provides support for the restoration and protection of the Puget Sound, an estuary in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Washington.
Specifically, the bill establishes (1) a Puget Sound Recovery National Program Office within the Environmental Protection Agency; and (2) the Puget Sound Federal Leadership Task Force, which replaces the existing Puget Sound Federal Task Force.
Finally, the bill establishes a State Advisory Committee.