H.R. 5160 (109th): Long Island Sound Stewardship Act of 2006


Apr 6, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 16, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 16, 2006.


Pub.L. 109-359


Robert “Rob” Simmons

Representative for Connecticut's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 3, 2006
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish the Long Island Sound Stewardship Initiative.

Summary (CRS)

Section2 - States that the purpose of this Act is to establish the Long Island Sound Stewardship Initiative to identify, protect, and enhance upland sites within the Long Island Sound ... Read more >


Apr 6, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 27, 2006
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 30, 2006
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 16, 2006
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5160”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


29 cosponsors (19D, 10R) (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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