Jun 7, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 27, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Hawaii
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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2008
Length: 128 pages
About the bill
A bill to amend the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990 to establish vessel ballast water management requirements, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2490 (108th).
Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 363 (109th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1578 — 110th Congress: Ballast Water Management Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1578
“S. 1578 — 110th Congress: Ballast Water Management Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. August 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1578>
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