H.R. 2868 (111th): Continuing Chemical Facilities Antiterrorism Security Act of 2010

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to enhance security and protect against acts of terrorism against chemical facilities, to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to enhance the security of public water systems, and to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to enhance the security of wastewater treatment works, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jun 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 6, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.


Bennie Thompson

Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2010
Length: 192 pages


Jun 15, 2009

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Jun 23, 2009
Reported by Committee

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Nov 6, 2009
Passed House

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Dec 16, 2010
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

H.R. 2868 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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