To amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to provide for the reduction of toxic metals in packaging.
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Sponsor and status
102nd Congress (1991–1992)
This bill was introduced on October 3, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district
54 Cosponsors (41 Democrats, 11 Republicans, 1 Democrat-Liberal, 1 Independent)
Oct 3, 1991
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H.R. 3509 (102nd) 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. 3509. This is the one from the 102nd Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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