S. 1424: Microbead-Free Waters Act of 2015

Introduced:

May 21, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on May 21, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 21, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Kirsten Gillibrand

Junior Senator from New York

Democrat

Text:

Read Text »
Last Updated: May 21, 2015
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted (details)

See Instead:

H.R. 1321 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 28, 2015

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prohibit the sale or distribution of cosmetics containing synthetic plastic microbeads.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Read CRS Summary >

History

May 21, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This page is about 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.

Links & tools

Primary Source

Congress.gov

Congress.gov is updated generally one day after events occur. Legislative activity since the last update may not be reflected on GovTrack. Data via congress project.

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion: