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

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 5, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Sam Gejdenson

Representative for Connecticut's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

History

Mar 5, 1991
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1239 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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