Bill Text — Apr 18, 2012
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A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to clarify the jurisdiction of the Environmental Protection Agency with respect to certain sporting good articles, and to exempt those articles from a definition under that Act.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 14, 2011
Last Action: Apr 17, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 838 — 112th Congress: Hunting, Fishing, and Recreational Shooting Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s838
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