skip to main content

H.R. 1917 (115th): Blocking Regulatory Interference from Closing Kilns Act of 2017

Call or Write Congress

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 1917 addresses the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) for Brick and Structural Clay Products Manufacturing and for Clay Ceramics Manufacturing published on October 26, 2015. The bill would extend the compliance dates until after judicial review of the final rule is completed. H.R. 1917 also addresses the Standards of Performance for New Residential Wood Heaters, New Residential Hydronic Heaters and Forced-Air Furnaces, which uses a two phase framework to reduce emissions. The bill extends the deadlines for the second ...

Sponsor and status

Bill Johnson

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 6th congressional district. Republican.

Read Text »
Last Updated: Mar 8, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Apr 5, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 7, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.

Source

History

Apr 5, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 13, 2017
 
Considered by Environment and Climate Change

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Nov 15, 2017
 
Considered by Environment and Climate Change

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Dec 6, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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

Jan 10, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Mar 7, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

H.R. 1917 (115th) 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.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.R. 1917 — 115th Congress: Blocking Regulatory Interference from Closing Kilns Act of 2017.” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. October 15, 2019 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr1917>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.