H.R. 5533 (110th): Chemical Facilities Security Act of 2008


Mar 5, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 5, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Albert Wynn

Representative for Maryland's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2008
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About the bill

Full Title

To revise and extend the chemical-facility security program under Public Law 109-295, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/5/2008--Introduced.Chemical Facilities Security Act of 2008 - Extends and transfers provisions requiring the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish risk-based performance standards, require vulnerability assessments, and implement site plans for ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 5, 2008

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5533”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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

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