A bill to provide a comprehensive system of liability and compensation for oil spill damage and removal costs, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Mar 16, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 16, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 19th congressional district
- See Instead:
H.R. 3278 (same title)
Ordered Reported by Committee — Jun 28, 1983
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 776 (95th).
Earlier Version — Passed Senate with Changes
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6803 (95th).
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 85 (97th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
H.R. 2115 (98th) was 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.
This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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