S. 1388 (113th): Petroleum Coke Transparency and Public Health Study Act


Jul 30, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Carl Levin

Senator from Michigan



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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2013
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services, in consultation with the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency and the Secretary of Energy, to conduct a study on the public health and environmental impacts of the production, transportation, storage, and use of petroleum coke, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/30/2013--Introduced.Petroleum Coke Transparency and Public Health Study Act - Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to transmit to Congress, within 180 days after enactment of this Act, ... Read more >

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Jul 30, 2013

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1388”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 2298 (Related)
Petroleum Coke Transparency and Public Health Study Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 6, 2013

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