Sep 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 3, 2011
Length: 56 pages
About the bill
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to regulate discharges from commercial vessels, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Updated bill text was published as of Introduced.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3464 (113th).
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2840 — 112th Congress: Commercial Vessel Discharges Reform Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2840
“H.R. 2840 — 112th Congress: Commercial Vessel Discharges Reform Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2840>
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