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Jun 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
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.
Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2010
Length: 192 pages
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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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 885 (111th).
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Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 15, 2010
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 5, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2868 — 111th Congress: Continuing Chemical Facilities Antiterrorism Security Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2868
“H.R. 2868 — 111th Congress: Continuing Chemical Facilities Antiterrorism Security Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2868>
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