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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 19, 2015
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 18, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
28 Cosponsors (28 Republicans)
Ordered Reported — Apr 28, 2015
Statement of Administration Policy
What legislators are saying
“Tipton Votes to Increase Transparency, Accountability at the EPA”
— Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3, 2011-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 18, 2015
“Hultgren Supports Passage of Legislation Forcing EPA to Reveal the Science behind Regulations”
— Rep. Randy Hultgren [R-IL14, 2011-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 18, 2015
H.R. 1030 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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