H.R. 2585 (101st): Air Toxics Control Act of 1989

Introduced:

Jun 8, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 8, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

George “Mickey” Leland

Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

To control the release of toxic air pollutants, to reduce the threat of catastrophic chemical accidents, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 8, 1989
 
Introduced

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2585”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
93 cosponsors (72D, 21R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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