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Sep 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Florida
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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
Length: 36 pages
A bill to provide for the establishment of nationally uniform and environmentally sound standards governing discharges incidental to the normal operation of a vessel in the navigable waters of the United States.
9/19/2012--Introduced.Vessel Incidental Discharge Act - Requires the Secretary of the department in which the Coast Guard is operating:(1) within 180 days, to establish and implement enforceable uniform national standards for ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 373.
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