About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend title 46, United States Code, to improve port safety and security for especially hazardous cargos, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
6/12/2007--Introduced.Maritime Hazardous Cargo Security Act - Amends port security provisions to direct the Secretary of the department in which the Coast Guard is operating to:(1) establish an international committee for ...
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Jun 12, 2007
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Jun 25, 2009
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1385 (111th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1594”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
3 cosponsors (2R, 1D)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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S. 1385 (111th)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 25, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1594 — 110th Congress: Maritime Hazardous Cargo Security Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1594
“S. 1594 — 110th Congress: Maritime Hazardous Cargo Security Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1594>
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