A bill to amend the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to establish the Federal Oil Spill Research Committee, and to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to include in a response plan certain planned and demonstrated investments in research relating to discharges of oil and to modify the dates by which a response plan must be updated.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Washington. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 14, 2012
Length: 16 pages
Jun 14, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 14, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 15, 2010
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3603 (111th).
Jun 14, 2012
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Aug 1, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1483 (113th).
S. 3298 (112th) was a 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.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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