To amend the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to impose penalties and provide for the recovery of removal costs and damages in connection with certain discharges of oil from foreign offshore units, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 26th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 12, 2017
Length: 4 pages
Jan 12, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 12, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 26, 2016
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1684 (114th).
Jan 12, 2017
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H.R. 468 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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