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house Bill H.R. 1445

Sandy Disaster Fisheries Relief Act

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      Committee on Appropriations
      Committee on the Budget
    IntroducedApril 9th, 2013

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Sandy Disaster Fisheries Relief Act

Official Title

Making supplemental appropriations for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for fisheries disasters, and for other purposes.


Sandy Disaster Fisheries Relief Act - Makes supplemental appropriations of $193 billion, to remain available until September 30, 2014, to the Department of Commerce for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) for operations, research, and facilities for necessary expenses related to fishery disasters during 2012 declared by the Secretary of Commerce as a direct result of impacts from Hurricane Sandy, provided that Congress designates such amount as an emergency requirement pursuant to discretionary spending limit adjustment procedures under the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

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