H.R. 4937: PIPES Act of 2016

To amend title 49, United States Code, to reauthorize pipeline safety programs and enhance pipeline safety, and for other purposes.

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Apr 14, 2016


Reported by Committee on Apr 20, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on April 20, 2016.


Jeff Denham

Representative for California's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2016
Length: 42 pages


8% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

See Instead:

S. 2276 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 22, 2016


Apr 14, 2016

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Apr 20, 2016
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