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


Jun 8, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

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


George “Mickey” Leland

Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district


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.

Summary (CRS)

6/8/1989--Introduced.Air Toxics Control Act of 1989 - Amends the Clean Air Act to establish a list of hazardous air pollutants.Permits any person to petition the Administrator of the Environmental Protection ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 8, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

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.


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

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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