H.R. 3393 (112th): Foreign Oil Spill Liability Act of 2011

Introduced:

Nov 4, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 4, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

David Rivera

Representative for Florida's 25th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 4, 2011
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to impose penalties and provide for the recovery of removal costs and damages in connection with certain discharges of oil from foreign offshore units, and for other purposes.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3393” 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.

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History

Introduced
Nov 4, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
19 cosponsors (16R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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