H.R. 5117 (100th): A bill to require that plastic ring carrier devices be degradable.
Jul 28, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 4, 1988 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- (Measure passed House, amended) TitleI - Degradable Plastic Ring CarriersDirects the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to require, within two years of this Act's enactment, if feasible, that plastic ...
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 28, 1988
Last Action: Sep 26, 1988
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5 cosponsors (3D, 2R) (show)
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