H.R. 500 (111th): Great Lakes Collaboration Implementation Act


Jan 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 14, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Vernon Ehlers

Representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2009
Length: 175 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish a collaborative program to protect the Great Lakes, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/14/2009--Introduced.Great Lakes Collaboration Implementation Act - Amends the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990 to:(1) require certain vessels operating in U.S. waters to have invasive species management ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 14, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 500”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


31 cosponsors (18D, 13R) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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