S. 2378 (110th): A bill to authorize the voluntary purchase of certain properties in Treece, Kansas, endangered by the Cherokee County National Priorities List Site, and for other purposes.

Nov 16, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Pat Roberts
Senator from Kansas
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Nov 16, 2007
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H.R. 4209 (Related)
To authorize the voluntary purchase of certain properties in Treece, Kansas endangered by the ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 15, 2007


This bill was introduced on November 16, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Nov 16, 2007
Referred to Committee Nov 16, 2007

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1 cosponsors (1R) (show)

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Requires the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to make specified funds available to Kansas in FY2009 to purchase (with the owners' consent), and to provide relocation assistance to the residents of:
(1) properties in Treece, Kansas, that are in danger of being destroyed by subsidence relating to, and that may endanger the health of occupants as a result of risks posed by, the Cherokee County National Priorities List Site; and
(2) residential properties of water customers of Picher, Oklahoma, residing in or near Treece, Kansas.

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