S. 2459 (109th): GreenLane Maritime Cargo Security Act


Mar 27, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 2, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Susan Collins

Senator from Maine



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Last Updated: May 5, 2006
Length: 136 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve cargo security, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/27/2006--Introduced.GreenLane Maritime Cargo Security Act - Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security to submit to Congress a comprehensive strategic plan to enhance international supply chain security for all modes of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 27, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 2, 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. 2459”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (6D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2008 (Related)
GreenLane Maritime Cargo Security Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 16, 2005

H.R. 4954 (Related)
SAFE Port Act

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 2006

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