To amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to establish fault-based liability, numerical cleanup standards, and deadlines for remedial action, and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to apply the Superfund minimum tax to additional corporations to provide additional revenue to carry out the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980.
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Sponsor and status
Jul 9, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 9, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district
Jul 9, 1992
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H.R. 5609 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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