H.R. 6053 (111th): To amend the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to provide for timely consideration of claims submitted by States and political subdivisions for reimbursement of removal costs.

Introduced:

Jul 30, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kendrick Meek
Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2010
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
7/30/2010--Introduced.Amends the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to require regulations governing the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund to ensure that a state or political subdivision receives payment for eligible removal ...

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History

Introduced
Jul 30, 2010

Details

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