S. 2226 (112th): A bill to prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from awarding any grant, contract, cooperative agreement, or other financial assistance under section 103 of the Clean Air Act for any program, project, or activity carried out outside the United States, including the territories and possessions of the United States.


Mar 22, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 22, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Rand Paul

Junior Senator from Kentucky



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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2012
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3/22/2012--Introduced.Amends the Clean Air Act to prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from awarding grants, contracts, cooperative agreements, or other financial assistance under the national research and ... Read more >

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Mar 22, 2012

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2226”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
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H.R. 4255 (Related)
Accountability in Grants Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 22, 2012

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