S. 2735 (111th): Gulf Oyster Protection Act of 2009


Nov 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 5, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bill Nelson

Senator from Florida



Read Text »
Last Updated: Nov 5, 2009
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prohibit additional requirements for the control of Vibrio vulnificus applicable to the post-harvest processing of oysters.

Summary (CRS)

Gulf Oyster Protection Act of 2009 - Prohibits the use of federal funds to establish or implement any requirement for the control of Vibrio vulnificus applicable to the post-harvest processing ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 5, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2735”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 4022 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 4, 2009

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: