To prevent the Environmental Protection Agency from exceeding its statutory authority in ways that were not contemplated by the Congress.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 3, 2015
Length: 5 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on November 3, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Palmer: EPA was never intended to have this much power; they must be stopped”
— Rep. Gary Palmer [R-AL6] (Sponsor) on Dec 11, 2015
“Palmer Notes Pending End of Paris Talks, Calls on Administration to Follow the Constitution”
— Rep. Gary Palmer [R-AL6] (Sponsor) on Dec 10, 2015
Nov 3, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 24, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 637 (115th).
H.R. 3880 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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