Vote — Jul 30, 2015 1:47 p.m.
Bill Passed 91/4
Mar 21, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced on March 21, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district
Reported by Committee — Jun 28, 1983
A bill to provide a comprehensive system of liability and compensation for oil spill damage and removal costs, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 15, 1979
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 26, 1985
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2222 — 98th Congress: Comprehensive Oil Pollution Liability and Compensation Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr2222
“H.R. 2222 — 98th Congress: Comprehensive Oil Pollution Liability and Compensation Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. July 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr2222>
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