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


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

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 3599 (Related)
Secure Chemical Facilities Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 15, 2010

H.Res. 885 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 5, 2009

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2868” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 15, 2009
Reported by Committee
Jun 23, 2009
Passed House
Nov 6, 2009
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8 cosponsors (8D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Nov 6, 2009 3:44 p.m.
Agreed to 253/168
Nov 6, 2009 3:51 p.m.
Failed 165/262
Nov 6, 2009 3:58 p.m.
Failed 186/241
Nov 6, 2009 4:05 p.m.
Failed 193/236
Nov 6, 2009 4:12 p.m.
Failed 196/232
Nov 6, 2009 4:51 p.m.
Passed 230/193

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