Jan 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2011
Length: 2 pages
About the bill
To amend the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to require responsible parties to pay the full cost of offshore oil spills, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5214 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1743 (113th).
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 492 — 112th Congress: Big Oil Bailout Prevention Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr492
“H.R. 492 — 112th Congress: Big Oil Bailout Prevention Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. September 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr492>
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