A bill to amend the Environmental Research, Development, and Demonstration Authorization Act of 1978 to provide for Scientific Advisory Board member qualifications, public participation, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Arkansas. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 24, 2015
Length: 9 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on February 24, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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).
2 Cosponsors (1 Republican, 1 Democrat)
Passed House (Senate next) — Mar 17, 2015
Dec 18, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1853 (113th).
Feb 24, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 17, 2015
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1029 (114th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 543 (114th).
May 20, 2015
Considered by Chemical Safety, Waste Management, Environmental Justice, and Regulatory Oversight
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
S. 543 (114th) was 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 543. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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