To control the export of electronic waste in order to ensure that such waste does not become the source of counterfeit goods that may reenter military and civilian electronics supply chains in the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 7, 2017
Length: 11 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on February 7, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 24, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5579 (114th).
Feb 7, 2017
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H.R. 917 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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