S. 1430: Marine Oil Spill Prevention Act

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:

Bill Nelson

Senior Senator from Florida

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 21, 2015
Length: 52 pages

Prognosis:

4% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve the ability of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the Coast Guard, and coastal States to sustain healthy ocean and coastal ecosystems by maintaining and sustaining their capabilities relating to oil spill preparedness, prevention, response, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

History

May 21, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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