H.R. 1924 (103rd): Environmental Equal Rights Act of 1993

To amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to allow petitions to be submitted to prevent certain waste facilities from being constructed in environmentally disadvantaged communities.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Apr 29, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 29, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Cardiss Collins

Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 13, 1993
Length: 9 pages


Apr 29, 1993

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Oct 13, 1993
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H.R. 1924 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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