S. 1119 (112th): Trash Free Seas Act of 2011

Introduced:

May 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Daniel Inouye

Senator from Hawaii

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2012
Length: 22 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to reauthorize and improve the Marine Debris Research, Prevention, and Reduction Act, and for other purposes.

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What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1119” means this is a Senate 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
May 26, 2011
Reported by Committee
Nov 2, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
10 cosponsors (8D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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