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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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 26, 2016

Status:

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.

Sponsor:

Fred Upton

Representative for Michigan's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2016
Length: 30 pages

History

Apr 26, 2016
 
Introduced

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Apr 27, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 5050 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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