H.R. 1030: Secret Science Reform Act of 2015

To prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from proposing, finalizing, or disseminating regulations or assessments based upon science that is not transparent or reproducible.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Feb 24, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Mar 18, 2015

This bill passed in the House on March 18, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Lamar Smith

Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2015
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

5% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

See Instead:

S. 544 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Apr 28, 2015

History

Feb 24, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 25, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 18, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1030 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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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