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SA 4862. Mrs. DOLE (for herself and Mr. WHITEHOUSE) submitted an amendment intended to be proposed by her to the bill S. 3036, to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a program to decrease emissions of greenhouse gases, and for other purposes; which was ordered to lie on the table; as follows:

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(A) IN GENERAL.--The term ``Coastal State'' means any State or territory of the United States with a coastal zone management plan or program that is approved under the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 (16 U.S.C. 1451 et seq.).
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(B) to identify and develop plans to protect, or, as necessary or applicable, to relocate public facilities and infrastructure, coastal resources of national significance, public energy facilities, or other public water uses located in the coastal watershed that are affected by climate change, including the development of strategies that use natural resources, such as natural buffer zones, natural shorelines, and habitat protection or restoration, to mitigate risks and impacts;
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(v) coastal habitat loss;
(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Jun 4, 2008.)