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Text of the To amend the Clean Air Act to exclude beverage alcohol compounds emitted from aging warehouses from the definition of volatile ...

...definition of volatile organic compounds.

This bill was introduced on February 11, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Feb 11, 1997 (Introduced).

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HR 679 IH

105th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 679

To amend the Clean Air Act to exclude beverage alcohol compounds emitted from aging warehouses from the definition of volatile organic compounds.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 11, 1997

Mr. HAMILTON (for himself, Mr. LEWIS of Kentucky, Mr. WHITFIELD, Mr. GORDON, Mrs. NORTHUP, and Mr. MCINTOSH) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Commerce


A BILL

To amend the Clean Air Act to exclude beverage alcohol compounds emitted from aging warehouses from the definition of volatile organic compounds.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. DEFINITION OF VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS.

    Section 302(s) of the Clean Air Act (42 U.S.C. 7602(s)) is amended by adding the following at the end thereof: ‘Such term shall not include beverage alcohol compounds (ethanol) emitted from aging warehouses.’.