H.R. 1239 (102nd): Illegal Dumping Prevention Act of 1991

Introduced:
Mar 05, 1991 (102nd Congress, 1991–1992)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Sam Gejdenson
Representative for Connecticut's 2nd congressional district
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
H.R. 1281 (101st) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 07, 1989

H.R. 3749 (Related)
To reauthorize Title I of the Marine Protection Research, and Sanctuaries Act of 1972.

Passed House
Last Action: Feb 04, 1992

 
Status

This bill was introduced on March 5, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 05, 1991
Referred to Committee Mar 05, 1991
 
Full Title

To amend the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act of 1972 to authorize seizures and forfeitures of vessels used to violate title I of such Act.

Summary

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Cosponsors
103 cosponsors (80D, 22R, 1D) (show)
Committees

House Merchant Marine and Fisheries

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3/5/1991--Introduced.
Illegal Dumping Prevention Act of 1991 - Amends the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act of 1972 to authorize the seizure and forfeiture of vessels illegally dumping wastes into ocean waters.

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