A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to protect the health of pregnant women, fetuses, infants, and children by requiring a health advisory and drinking water standard for perchlorate.
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Jan 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from California
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Last Updated: Jan 25, 2011
Length: 7 pages
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 150 (110th).
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S. 78 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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