About the bill
Environmental Protection Agency supporters have had a rough couple of months: a potential 31 percent budget cut, a new administrator who made his name by suing the EPA for overreach, and congressional bills to abolish the agency or at least prevent it from regulating climate change-causing greenhouse gases.
Another bill that passed the House would curtail the ability of the EPA to issue any environmental regulation based upon the science they cite.
What the bill does and what supporters say
The Honest and Open New EPA Science Treatment Act, labelled ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 30, 2017
Length: 4 pages
Mar 8, 2017
Passed House (Senate next) on Mar 29, 2017
This bill passed in the House on March 29, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
H.R. 1430 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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