H.R. 889 (110th): Prevention of Aquatic Invasive Species Act of 2007


Feb 7, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 7, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Candice Miller

Representative for Michigan's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 7, 2007
Length: 85 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990 to establish vessel ballast water management requirements, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/7/2007--Introduced.Prevention of Aquatic Invasive Species Act of 2007 - Amends the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990 to revise certain aquatic invasive species prevention requirements to, among ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 7, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 889”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 5030 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 28, 2006

S. 1578 (Related)
Ballast Water Management Act of 2007

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 27, 2007

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