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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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 373.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3570”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 3570 — 112th Congress: Vessel Incidental Discharge Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3570
“S. 3570 — 112th Congress: Vessel Incidental Discharge Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3570>
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