New Cosponsor — Jul 31, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Peter Roskam [R-IL6]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Republicans).
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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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2420”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2420>
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