To provide for the establishment of nationally uniform and environmentally sound standards governing discharges incidental to the normal operation of a vessel.
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Feb 13, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 13, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 50th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2015
Length: 32 pages
- See Instead:
S. 373 (same title)
Ordered Reported by Committee — Feb 26, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
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