S. 1649 (111th): Weapons of Mass Destruction Prevention and Preparedness Act of 2009


Sep 8, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Lieberman
Senator from Connecticut


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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010
Length: 266 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prevent the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, to prepare for attacks using weapons of mass destruction, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5498 (Related)
WMD Prevention and Preparedness Act of 2010

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 23, 2010

H.R. 5057 (Related)
Weapons of Mass Destruction Prevention and Preparedness Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 15, 2010

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The “S.” in “S. 1649” means this is a Senate 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.

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Sep 8, 2009
Reported by Committee
Nov 4, 2009


4 cosponsors (2R, 2D) (show)
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