S. 557 (105th): A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to exclude beverage alcohol compounds emitted from aging warehouses from the definition of volatile organic compounds.


Apr 10, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 10, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mitch McConnell
Senator from Kentucky


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Last Updated: Apr 10, 1997
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Summary (CRS)
4/10/1997--Introduced.Amends the Clean Air Act to exclude from the definition of "volatile organic compound" beverage alcohol compounds (ethanol) emitted from aging warehouses.

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S. 3218 (106th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Oct 18, 2000

H.R. 679 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 11, 1997

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Apr 10, 1997


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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