S. 2145 (109th): Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Act of 2006


Dec 19, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 15, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Susan Collins

Senator from Maine



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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2006
Length: 140 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 5695 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jul 27, 2006

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to enhance security and protect against terrorist attacks at chemical facilities.

Summary (CRS)

6/26/2006--Reported to Senate amended.Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Act of 2006 - Section3 - Requires the Secretary of Homeland Security to:(1) establish criteria for designating chemical sources using specified risk factors and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 19, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 15, 2006
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. 2145”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (6D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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