H.R. 1633 (112th): Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act of 2011


Apr 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 8, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.


Kristi Noem

Representative for South Dakota At Large



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Last Updated: Dec 13, 2011
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish a temporary prohibition against revising any national ambient air quality standard applicable to coarse particulate matter, to limit Federal regulation of nuisance dust in areas in which such dust is regulated under State, tribal, or local law, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act of 2011 - Prohibits the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from proposing, finalizing, implementing, or enforcing any regulation revising the national primary ambient ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 15, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 29, 2011
Reported by Committee

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Dec 8, 2011
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1633”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


121 cosponsors (116R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Dec 8, 2011 1:51 p.m.
Failed 150/255
Dec 8, 2011 1:55 p.m.
Failed 159/250
Dec 8, 2011 1:58 p.m.
Failed 165/249
Dec 8, 2011 2:02 p.m.
Failed 158/257
Dec 8, 2011 2:05 p.m.
Failed 170/247
Dec 8, 2011 2:44 p.m.
Passed 268/150

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1528 (Related)
Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 8, 2011

S. 2365 (Related)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 2012

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