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.
Sponsor and status
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 — Jun 28, 1983
Jan 4, 1977
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 776 (95th).
Oct 5, 1978
Earlier Version — Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6803 (95th).
Apr 30, 1981
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 85 (97th).
Mar 16, 1983
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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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