S.2511. CENOTE Act of 2018

United States Senate
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Summary

                    Commercial Engagement Through Ocean Technology Act of 2018 or the CENOTE Act of 2018 This bill directs the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)to establish a joint program office within the Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research and the Office of Marine and Aviation Operations to coordinate the acquisition and assessment of unmanned maritime systems. NOAA must coordinate with the Department of the Navy to leverage expertise in the development and operational transition of unmanned maritime systems. It may also coordinate with other federal agencies, the academic sector, and the private sector to maximize research opportunities and to support commercialization of unmanned maritime systems. NOAA must make publicly available all data it collects using unmanned maritime systems.
                

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Actions

  • Senate Floor: Message on Senate action sent to the House.

    Tue, Dec 18th 2018
  • Senate ResolvingDifferences: Senate agreed to the House amendment to S. 2511 by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7727)

    Mon, Dec 17th 2018
  • Senate ResolvingDifferences: Senate agreed to the House amendment to S. 2511 by Unanimous Consent.

    Mon, Dec 17th 2018
  • Senate Floor: Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.

    Tue, Dec 11th 2018
  • House Floor: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H9790-9791)

    Mon, Dec 10th 2018
  • House Floor: Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H9790-9792)

    Mon, Dec 10th 2018
  • House Floor: Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

    Mon, Dec 10th 2018
  • House Floor: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.

    Mon, Dec 10th 2018
  • House Floor: DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on S. 2511.

    Mon, Dec 10th 2018
  • House Floor: Considered under suspension of the rules.

    Mon, Dec 10th 2018
  • House Floor: Mr. Young (AK) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.

    Mon, Dec 10th 2018
  • House Committee: Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans.

    Wed, Sep 5th 2018
  • House IntroReferral: Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committees on Science, Space, and Technology, and Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

    Tue, Aug 28th 2018
  • House Floor: Received in the House.

    Tue, Aug 28th 2018
  • Senate Floor: Message on Senate action sent to the House.

    Mon, Aug 27th 2018
  • Senate Floor: Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5937-5938; text: CR S5937-5938)

    Thu, Aug 23rd 2018
  • Senate Floor: Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.

    Thu, Aug 23rd 2018
  • Senate Calendars: Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 504.

    Mon, Jul 9th 2018
  • Senate Committee: Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Reported by Senator Thune with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 115-291.

    Mon, Jul 9th 2018
  • Senate Committee: Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.

    Wed, Apr 25th 2018
  • Senate IntroReferral: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

    Wed, Mar 7th 2018