About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to consolidate and improve Federal laws providing compensation and establishing liability for oilspills.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2799 (99th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 686 (101st).
5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.S. 2799 (99th) was a previous version of this bill.
Last Action: Sep 28, 1986S. 686 (101st) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Last Action: Aug 4, 1989
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2643 — 100th Congress: Oil Pollution Liability and Compensation Act of 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s2643
“S. 2643 — 100th Congress: Oil Pollution Liability and Compensation Act of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. April 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s2643>
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