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May 22, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on May 22, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 22, 2007
Length: 38 pages
Reported by Committee — Sep 27, 2007
To provide for the management and treatment of ballast water to prevent the introduction of nonindigenous aquatic species into coastal and inland waters of the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2423”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2423 — 110th Congress: Ballast Water Management Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2423
“H.R. 2423 — 110th Congress: Ballast Water Management Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2423>
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