About the bill
H.R. 1207 reauthorizes the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Brownfields Program and makes several improvements to existing law. Specifically, the legislation:
Clarifies the liability of states and local units of government that take title to property voluntarily Clarifies when a site contaminated by petroleum may be considered a brownfield site and when a leaseholder qualifies for liability protection Expands eligibility for nonprofit organizations and for eligible entities that took title to a brownfield site before January 11, 2001 Increases the limit for remediation grants under the Brownfields Program, establishes ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 1, 2017
Length: 15 pages
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H.R. 3017 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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