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Mar 18, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 22, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 23, 2009
Length: 15 pages
To authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to award grants for electronic device recycling research, development, and demonstration projects, and for other purposes.
4/22/2009--Passed House amended.Electronic Device Recycling Research and Development Act - Section3 - Requires the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to award multiyear grants through a competitive, merit-based process ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1580 — 111th Congress: Electronic Waste Research and Development Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1580
“H.R. 1580 — 111th Congress: Electronic Waste Research and Development Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1580>
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