S. 3508: Save Our Seas Act of 2018

The “Save Our Seas Act” reauthorizes and amends the Marine Debris Act and extends the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Marine Debris Program through fiscal year 2022. The bill promotes international action to reduce trash in oceans and gives the NOAA Administrator the authority to declare severe marine debris events.

S. 3508 became Public Law on October 11, 2018.