S. 1578 (110th): Ballast Water Management Act of 2007
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
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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.
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 21, 2005
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 22, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. March 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1578>
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