H.R. 492 (112th): Big Oil Bailout Prevention Act of 2011

Introduced:

Jan 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Rush Holt

Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Jan 26, 2011
 
Introduced

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