S. 2913 (111th): Comprehensive National Mercury Monitoring Act


Dec 18, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 18, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Susan Collins

Senator from Maine



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Last Updated: Dec 18, 2009
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish a national mercury monitoring program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Comprehensive National Mercury Monitoring Act - Directs the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish a national mercury monitoring program that monitors: (1) long-term changes in mercury levels ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 18, 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. 2913”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 843 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 12, 2007

S. 1183 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 13, 2011

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