To provide for the protection of public health and the environment from mercury contamination associated with the shipment of elemental mercury or with mercury-bearing solid waste, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 29, 2006
Length: 14 pages
Sep 29, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 29, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 29, 2006
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H.R. 6261 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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