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

See Instead:

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.

Summary (CRS)

8/1/2007--Introduced.Ban Asbestos in America Act of 2007 - Amends the Toxic Substances Control Act to require the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health to conduct a study that:(1) describes ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 1, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3285”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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