S. 3599 (111th): Secure Chemical Facilities Act


Jul 15, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 15, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Jul 15, 2010
Length: 107 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to enhance the security of chemical facilities and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/15/2010--Introduced.Secure Chemical Facilities Act - Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to set forth provisions for the regulation of security practices at chemical facilities.Authorizes the Secretary of Homeland Security ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 15, 2010

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. 3599”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (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. 709 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 31, 2011

H.R. 2868 (Related)
Continuing Chemical Facilities Antiterrorism Security Act of 2010

Passed House
Last Action: Nov 6, 2009

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