S. 1660 (111th): Formaldehyde Standards for Composite Wood Products Act

Introduced:

Sep 10, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 7, 2010

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 7, 2010.

Law:

Pub.L. 111-199

Sponsor:

Amy Klobuchar

Senator from Minnesota

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to reduce the emissions of formaldehyde from composite wood products, and for other purposes.

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History

Sep 10, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 10, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 14, 2010
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 23, 2010
 
Passed House

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Jul 7, 2010
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Details

Cosponsors
19 cosponsors (10R, 8D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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Related Bills

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H.R. 4805 (Related)
Formaldehyde Standards for Composite Wood Products Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 26, 2010

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