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Jun 7, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
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
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.
3/3/2008--Reported to Senate amended.Ballast Water Management Act of 2007 - Section3 - Amends the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990 to replace provisions relating to preventing the ... Read more >
The bill’s title was 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).
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Reported by Committee
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1578”). 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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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. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1578>
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