New Cosponsor — Jul 31, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Peter Roskam [R-IL6]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Republicans).
May 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on May 14, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 26th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 14, 2009
Length: 14 pages
To amend the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976 to ensure a uniform Federal scheme of regulation of restrictions in the use of certain substances in electrical products and equipment in interstate and foreign commerce, and for other purposes.
5/14/2009--Introduced.Environmental Design of Electrical Equipment Act (EDEE) Act - Amends the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976 to establish uniform national standards for the use of lead, mercury, hexavalent chromium, ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2420 — 111th Congress: Environmental Design of Electrical Equipment Act (EDEE) Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2420
“H.R. 2420 — 111th Congress: Environmental Design of Electrical Equipment Act (EDEE) Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2420>
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