S. 1803 (112th): Permanent Guarantee of Sensible Treatment of Farm Dust Act of 2011


Nov 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Claire McCaskill

Senator from Missouri



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Last Updated: Nov 3, 2011
Length: 3 pages

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 prohibition against revising any national ambient air quality standard applicable to nuisance dust, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Permanent Guarantee of Sensible Treatment of Farm Dust Act of 2011- Prohibits the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from proposing, finalizing, implementing, or enforcing any regulation revising the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 3, 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. 1803”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Related Bills

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

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 8, 2011

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