S. 3305 (111th): Big Oil Bailout Prevention Unlimited Liability Act of 2010

Introduced:

May 4, 2010
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:

Robert “Bob” Menéndez
Senator from New Jersey
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 5, 2010
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to require oil polluters to pay the full cost of oil spills, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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

S. 214 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 27, 2011

S. 3472 (Related)
Big Oil Bailout Prevention Unlimited Liability Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 9, 2010

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What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 3305” 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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History

Introduced
May 4, 2010
Reported by Committee
Jun 30, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
23 cosponsors (22D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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