A bill to prohibit the sale, distribution, transfer, and export of elemental mercury, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Illinois. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 30, 2008
Length: 8 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 14, 2008
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 14, 2008.
What legislators are saying
“senate passes legislation to help safeguard alaska seafood”
— Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 27, 2008
S. 906 (110th) was a 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 906. This is the one from the 110th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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“S. 906 — 110th Congress: Mercury Export Ban Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. July 6, 2020 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s906>
Mercury Export Ban Act of 2008, Pub. L. No. 110-414, S. 906, 110th Cong..
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