S. 1311 (111th): Gulf of Mexico Restoration and Protection Act

Introduced:

Jun 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Roger Wicker

Senator from Mississippi

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2010
Length: 20 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to expand and strengthen cooperative efforts to monitor, restore, and protect the resource productivity, water quality, and marine ecosystems of the Gulf of Mexico.

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History

Jun 19, 2009
 
Introduced

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Jun 30, 2010
 
Reported by Committee

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