Enacted — Signed by the President — Jan 3, 2012
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 3, 2012.
Sep 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 3, 2012
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 3, 2012.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2011
Length: 21 pages
To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for enhanced safety and environmental protection in pipeline transportation, to provide for enhanced reliability in the transportation of the Nation's energy products by pipeline, and for other purposes.
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The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2845”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
Dec 15, 2011
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2845 — 112th Congress: Pipeline Safety, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2845
“H.R. 2845 — 112th Congress: Pipeline Safety, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2845>
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