H.R. 5522 (110th): Worker Protection Against Combustible Dust Explosions and Fires Act of 2008

To require the Secretary of Labor to issue interim and final occupational safety and health standards regarding worker exposure to combustible dust, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 4, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 30, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

George Miller

Representative for California's 7th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 1, 2008
Length: 9 pages

History

Mar 4, 2008
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 9, 2008
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Apr 30, 2008
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 5522 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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