S. 1528 (112th): Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act of 2011


Sep 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mike Johanns

Senator from Nebraska



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Last Updated: Sep 8, 2011
Length: 3 pages

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H.R. 1633 (same title)
Passed House — Dec 8, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

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

Summary (CRS)

9/8/2011--Introduced.Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act of 2011 - Amends the Clean Air Act (CAA) to exempt nuisance dust from the CAA and excludes nuisance dust from references in the CAA ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 8, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1528”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


26 cosponsors (24R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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

H.R. 1633 (Related)
Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act of 2011

Passed House
Last Action: Dec 8, 2011

S. 2365 (Related)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 2012

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