H.R. 261 (111th): Chemical Facility Security Improvement Act of 2009

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 7, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 7, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Sheila Jackson Lee

Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 7, 2009
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide that no Federal funds may be used by the Secretary of Homeland Security to approve a site security plan for a chemical facility, unless the facility meets or exceeds security standards and requirements to protect the facility against acts of terrorism established for such a facility by the State or local government for the area where the facility is located, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 7, 2009
 
Introduced

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