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H.R. 2123 (101st): Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Amendments of 1989

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To amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to extend coverage of certain requirements relating to asbestos in schools to include public and commercial buildings and to strengthen such requirements.

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Apr 26, 1989
101st Congress (1989–1990)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 26, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


James Florio

Representative for New Jersey's 1st congressional district



25 Cosponsors (25 Democrats)



Apr 26, 1989

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H.R. 2123 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2123. This is the one from the 101st Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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