S. 1818 (110th): Missing Mercury in Manufacturing Monitoring and Mitigation Act

Introduced:

Jul 19, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 19, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Barack Obama
Senator from Illinois
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2007
Length: 15 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 5580 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 11, 2008

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to phase out the use of mercury in the manufacture of chlorine and caustic soda, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 3631 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 11, 2006

H.R. 5580 (Related)
Missing Mercury in Manufacturing Monitoring and Mitigation Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 11, 2008

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The “S.” in “S. 1818” 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
Jul 19, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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