H.R. 5050: Pipeline Safety Act of 2016

To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide enhanced safety in pipeline transportation, and for other purposes.

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Apr 26, 2016


Reported by Committee on Apr 27, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on April 27, 2016.


Fred Upton

Representative for Michigan's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2016
Length: 30 pages


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Apr 26, 2016

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Apr 27, 2016
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