H.R. 1680 (110th): Secure Handling of Ammonium Nitrate Act of 2007

Introduced:

Mar 26, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 23, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Bennie Thompson

Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 24, 2007
Length: 21 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to regulate the sale of ammonium nitrate to prevent and deter the acquisition of ammonium nitrate by terrorists, and for other purposes.

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History

Mar 26, 2007
 
Introduced

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Apr 26, 2007
 
Reported by Committee

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Oct 23, 2007
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (6D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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Related Bills

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S. 1463 (Related)
Secure Handling of Ammonium Nitrate Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2007

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