S. 2841 (100th): A bill to provide that the Secretary of Transportation may not issue regulations reclassifying anhydrous ammonia under the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act.


Sep 27, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 27, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David Karnes

Senator from Nebraska


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

9/27/1988--Introduced.Prohibits the Secretary of Transportation from issuing regulations under the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act that characterize anhydrous ammonia as a poisonous gas. Read more >

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Sep 27, 1988

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2841”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (9R, 4D) (show)
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H.R. 5376 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 23, 1988

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