Category Archives: Bills of Special Interest to ASLO Members

HR 1237: COAST Research Act of 2019

The bill amends the Federal Ocean Acidification Research and Monitoring Act of 2009 to establish an Ocean Acidification Advisory Board, to expand and improve the research on Ocean Acidification and Coastal Acidification, to establish and maintain a data archive system for Ocean Acidification data and Coastal Acidification data, and for other purposes.

The bill was passed by the House on June 5, 2019.