H.R. 5311 (100th): Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Amendments of 1988


Sep 15, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 15, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Florio
Representative for New Jersey's 1st congressional district

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to strengthen the requirements relating to asbestos in schools and to expand coverage of such requirements to include public and commercial buildings.

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H.R. 2123 (101st) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 1989

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Sep 15, 1988


12 cosponsors (12D) (show)
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