About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to provide a comprehensive system of liability and compensation for oil spill damage and removal costs.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 85 (97th).
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2115 (98th).
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.H.R. 85 (97th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 30, 1981H.R. 3926 (identical)
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 23, 1977
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 776 — 95th Congress: Comprehensive Oil Pollution Liability and Compensation Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr776
“H.R. 776 — 95th Congress: Comprehensive Oil Pollution Liability and Compensation Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1977. May 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr776>
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