H.R. 2845 (112th): Pipeline Safety, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act of 2011


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.


Pub.L. 112-90


Bill Shuster

Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2011
Length: 21 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.Con.Res. 93 (Related)
Providing for a correction to the enrollment of the bill H.R. 2845.

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
Dec 15, 2011

H.R. 2937 (Related)
Pipeline Infrastructure and Community Protection Act of 2011

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2011

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2845” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Sep 7, 2011
Reported by Committee
Sep 8, 2011
Passed House
Dec 12, 2011
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate
Dec 13, 2011
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 3, 2012


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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