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 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2011
Length: 42 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.
Pipeline Infrastructure and Community Protection Act of 2011 - Prescribes or revises requirements for safety and environmental protection in pipeline transportation.Section2 - Defines the term "major consequence violation" to mean ... Read more >
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 3, 2012
Last Action: Oct 17, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2937 — 112th Congress: Pipeline Infrastructure and Community Protection Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2937
“H.R. 2937 — 112th Congress: Pipeline Infrastructure and Community Protection Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2937>
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