A bill to protect surface water from contamination by chemical storage facilities, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for West Virginia. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 31, 2014
Length: 28 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on April 3, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
Jan 27, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 3, 2014
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 1961 (113th) 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1961. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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