H.R. 6285 (111th): To prohibit the importation into the United States of paper products that are not manufactured in accordance with requirements that are at least as stringent as the requirements under the Clean Air Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act.


Sep 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 29, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steve Kagen

Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2010
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Summary (CRS)

9/29/2010--Introduced.Prohibits importing or delivering for importation into the United States any paper product if:(1) its labeling does not include an official certification that it was manufactured in accordance with air ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 29, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6285”). 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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