H.R. 4686 (101st): State Waterways Protection Act


May 1, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 1, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Douglas Bosco

Representative for California's 1st congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To require that State-licensed pilot operate vessels carrying oil or hazardous material in certain bays.

Summary (CRS)

5/1/1990--Introduced.State Waterways Protection Act - Amends Federal law to require that a self-propelled commercial vessel in or entering San Francisco Bay, California, to discharge or receive bulk crude oil or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 1, 1990

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4686”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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