To prevent the introduction into commerce of unsafe drywall, to ensure the manufacturer of drywall is readily identifiable, to ensure that problematic drywall removed from homes is not reused, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 2, 2013
Length: 3 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 14, 2013
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 14, 2013.
H.R. 4212 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Drywall Safety Act of 2012, Pub. L. No. 112-266, H.R. 4212, 112th Cong. (2013).
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