S.5081 A bill to amend the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 to require oil polluters to pay the full cost of oil spills, and for other purposes.

Sponsored by Robert Menendez (D).  Introduced on 2020-12-21 in the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee.  The last major action was Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works which took place on 2020-12-21.

The full legislation document not yet available.

Co-sponsors

This legislation was co-sponsored by Cory Booker (D), Richard Blumenthal (D), Jack Reed (D), Edward J. Markey (D), Amy Klobuchar (D), Dianne Feinstein (D), Jeff Merkley (D), Richard J. Durbin (D), and Kirsten E. Gillibrand (D).

Actions

12/21/2020 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.