About the bill
- Full Title
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Jul 9, 1992
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. 5609”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5609 — 102nd Congress: Superfund Equitable Liability and Improved Cleanup Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr5609
“H.R. 5609 — 102nd Congress: Superfund Equitable Liability and Improved Cleanup Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1992. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr5609>
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