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Titles (4)

Short Titles

Short Titles - Senate

Short Title(s) as Reported to Senate

Living Shorelines Act of 2019
Living Shorelines Act of 2020

Short Title(s) as Introduced

Living Shorelines Act of 2019

Official Titles

Official Titles - Senate

Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to direct the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to make grants to State and local governments and nongovernmental organizations for purposes of carrying out climate-resilient living shoreline projects that protect coastal communities by supporting ecosystem functions and habitats with the use of natural materials and systems, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
12/15/2020Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Reported by Senator Wicker with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 116-327.
06/05/2019Introduced in Senate

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Date All Actions
12/15/2020Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 631.
Action By: Senate
12/15/2020Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Reported by Senator Wicker with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 116-327.
07/22/2020Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
06/05/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Action By: Senate

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Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation06/05/2019 Referred to
07/22/2020 Markup by
12/15/2020 Reported by S. Rept. 116-327

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Introduced in Senate (06/05/2019)

Living Shorelines Act of 2019

This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to award grants to state or local governments, Indian tribes, or nonprofit organizations to (1) implement climate-resilient living shoreline projects; and (2) encourage innovation in the use of natural materials to protect coastal communities, habitats, and natural system functions.