New Cosponsor — Apr 16, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA27]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Democrats).
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Mar 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 29th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 27, 2012
Length: 8 pages
To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to protect the health of vulnerable individuals, including pregnant women, infants, and children, by requiring a health advisory and drinking water standard for hexavalent chromium.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4266”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4266 — 112th Congress: Protecting Pregnant Women and Children From Hexavalent Chromium Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4266
“H.R. 4266 — 112th Congress: Protecting Pregnant Women and Children From Hexavalent Chromium Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4266>
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