HR 3644 reauthorized two National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration programs to provide grants for education programs on water systems. It authorized $65.1 million from FY 2011 to FY2015 for the Bay-Watershed Education and Training program and $80.6 million over the same period for the Environmental Literacy Grant program. The education and literacy programs include preparedness and adaptability for the likely impacts of climate change in coastal watershed regions.
HR 3644 passed by a recorded vote of 244 ayes to 170 noes. YES IS THE PRO-ENVIRONMENT VOTE.