Summary: S.1425 — 95th Congress (1977-1978)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to Senate with amendment(s) (05/16/1977)

(Reported to Senate from the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation with amendment, S. Rept. 95-216)

Amends the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act to extend the authorization of appropriations to fiscal years 1978 and 1979.

Repeals the directive that the Secretary of Commerce establish a continuing program of research on the long-range effects of pollution, overfishing, and man-induced changes in ocean ecosystems.