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


Mar 26, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

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.


Bennie Thompson

Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district



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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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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

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1680” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

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Mar 26, 2007
Reported by Committee
Apr 26, 2007
Passed House
Oct 23, 2007
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


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

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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