S. 2244 (101st): Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Act of 1990


Mar 7, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 25, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Glenn Jr.

Senator from Ohio


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prevent and control infestations of the coastal and inland waters of the United States by the zebra mussel, and other nonindigenous aquatic nuiance species.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and ControlSubtitleA - General ProvisionsNonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990 - Sets forth congressional findings, the purposes of this Act, and definitions ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 7, 1990

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 25, 1990
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2244”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


15 cosponsors (8D, 7R) (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.

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