S. 3603 (111th): Oil Spill Technology and Research Act of 2010

A bill to amend the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to establish the Federal Oil Spill Research Committee and to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to include in a response plan certain planned and demonstrated investments in research relating to discharges of oil and to modify the dates by which a response plan is required to be updated.

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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.


Maria Cantwell

Senator from Washington



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Last Updated: Jul 15, 2010
Length: 14 pages


Jul 15, 2010

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S. 3603 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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