H.R. 3285 (110th): Ban Asbestos in America Act of 2007


Aug 1, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steve Cohen

Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2007
Length: 22 pages

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S. 742 (same title)
Passed Senate — Oct 4, 2007

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to reduce the health risks posed by asbestos-containing products, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 742 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 4, 2007

H.R. 3339 (Related)
Bruce Vento Ban Asbestos and Prevent Mesothelioma Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 2007

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Aug 1, 2007


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