RESTORE ActPosted by on October 06, 2011
Yesterday I joined my colleagues from across the Gulf Coast to introduce the Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities, and Revived Economy of the Gulf Coast Act of 2011, or the RESTORE Act. The bill would dedicate 80 percent of the fines paid by the responsible parties to the Gulf Coast states for economic and environmental restoration.
RESTORE ACT SUMMARY
The “RESTORE the Gulf Coast Act” is a bipartisan, regional approach that will: