H.R. 2396 (112th): Electronic Device Recycling Research and Development Act


Jun 24, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 24, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Sarbanes

Representative for Maryland's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2011
Length: 15 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to award grants for electronic device recycling research, development, and demonstration projects, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/24/2011--Introduced.Electronic Device Recycling Research and Development Act - Requires the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to award multiyear grants to consortia:(1) to conduct research to create innovative and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 24, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2396”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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