H.R. 5820 (111th): Toxic Chemicals Safety Act of 2010


Jul 22, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 22, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bobby Rush

Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2010
Length: 166 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that the public and the environment are protected from risks of chemical exposure, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/22/2010--Introduced.Toxic Chemicals Safety Act of 2010 - Amends the Toxic Substances Control Act to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to promulgate a rule that:(1) establishes the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 22, 2010

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. 5820”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


38 cosponsors (38D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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