S. 3598 (110th): Drug Trafficking Vessel Interdiction Act of 2008


Sep 25, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 13, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 13, 2008.


Pub.L. 110-407


Daniel Inouye

Senator from Hawaii



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Last Updated: Oct 1, 2008
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend titles 46 and 18, United States Code, with respect to the operation of submersible vessels and semi-submersible vessels without nationality.

Summary (CRS)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the Senate passed version is repeated here.) Drug Trafficking Vessel Interdiction Act of 2008 - TitleI ... Read more >


Sep 25, 2008

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 25, 2008
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 26, 2008
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed).

Sep 29, 2008
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 13, 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3598”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (7D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 7099 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 25, 2008

S. 3526 (Related)
Drug Trafficking Vessel Interdiction Act of 2008

Last Action: Sep 18, 2008

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