S. 3472 (111th): Big Oil Bailout Prevention Unlimited Liability Act of 2010

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

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jun 9, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 9, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Jun 9, 2010
Length: 2 pages

See Instead:

S. 3305 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jun 30, 2010


Jun 9, 2010

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S. 3472 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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