H.R. 5730 (102nd): Lead Exposure Reduction Act of 1992


Jul 31, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 5, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Allan Swift

Representative for Washington's 2nd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to reduce the levels of lead in the environment, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/22/1992--Reported to House amended, Part II.Lead Exposure Reduction Act of 1992 - Amends the Toxic Substances Control Act to prohibit the importing, manufacturing, or processing of certain products exceeding a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 31, 1992

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Aug 5, 1992
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5730”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 4882 (103rd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 1994

S. 391 (Related)
Lead Exposure Reduction Act of 1991

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 1991

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