S. 1099 (97th): A bill to amend the Natural Gas Pipeline Safety Act of 1968, as amended, and the Hazardous Liquid Pipeline Safety Act of 1979 to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 1982 and 1983.


May 4, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on June 2, 1981 but was never passed by the House.


Robert Packwood

Senator from Oregon


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

5/15/1981--Reported to Senate amended.(Reported to Senate from the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation with amendment, S. Rept. 97-74) Amends the Natural Gas Pipeline Safety Act of 1968 and the ... Read more >

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May 4, 1981

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May 6, 1981
Reported by Committee

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Jun 2, 1981
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1099”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Related Bills

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H.R. 3420 (Related)
Rail Safety and Service Improvement Act of 1982

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 14, 1983

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