S. 1578 (110th): Ballast Water Management Act of 2007

Introduced:

Jun 7, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 27, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Daniel Inouye

Senator from Hawaii

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2008
Length: 128 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 363 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 21, 2005

H.R. 2423 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 22, 2007

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1578” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Jun 7, 2007
Reported by Committee
Sep 27, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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