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H.R. 806: Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2017

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 806 seeks to facilitate more efficient implementation of ozone standards, and the National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) program generally. Key provisions would:

  • Phase in implementation of the 2015 ozone standards by extending the date for final designations from 2017 to 2025, and aligning permitting requirements;
  • Revise the time for mandatory review of NAAQS from five to ten years, while allowing the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator discretion to issue revised standards earlier;
  • Authorize the EPA Administrator to consider technological feasibility, as a secondary consideration, when establishing or ...

Sponsor and status

Pete Olson

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 22nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2017
Length: 16 pages
Introduced:

Feb 1, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 18, 2017

This bill passed in the House on July 18, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

34% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Feb 1, 2017
 
Introduced

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Mar 22, 2017
 
Considered by Environment

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Jun 15, 2017
 
Considered by Environment

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

Jun 28, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 14, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Jul 17, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Rules

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

Jul 18, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 806 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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