A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to reduce lead in drinking water.
Sep 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 4, 2011
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 4, 2011.
Senator from California
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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2010
Length: 2 pages
This bill incorporates provisions from:
H.R. 5289: Get the Lead Out Act
Referred to Committee on May 12, 2010. 96% incorporated. (compare text)
Source Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5320 (111th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 3874 (111th).
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Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
S. 3874 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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