S. 1197 (112th): A bill to provide for a feasibility study before carrying out any Federal action relating to the Chicago Area Water System.


Jun 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Daniel Coats

Senior Senator from Indiana



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Last Updated: Jun 15, 2011
Length: 4 pages

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Summary (CRS)

6/15/2011--Introduced.Directs the Chief of Engineers, prior to any major federal action to prevent the introduction or establishment of a population of aquatic nuisance species between the Great Lakes and the ... Read more >

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Jun 15, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1197”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
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H.R. 2432 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 6, 2011

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