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S. 263 (115th): Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2017

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A bill to facilitate efficient State implementation of ground-level ozone standards, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Shelley Capito

Sponsor. Senator for West Virginia. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 1, 2017
Length: 14 pages
Feb 1, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 1, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


7 Cosponsors (6 Republicans, 1 Democrat)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Capito Chairs Hearing on Air Quality Standards
    — Sen. Shelley Capito [R-WV] (Sponsor) on May 23, 2017

Strange: “Proud of President Trump’s initiative to refocus EPA”
    — Sen. Luther Strange [R-AL, 2017-2017] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 7, 2017

EPW Hearing Statement: Clean Air & Nuclear Safety Subcommittee: Implementation of the National Ambient Air Quality Standards
    — Sen. Thomas Carper [D-DE] on May 23, 2017

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Feb 1, 2017

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

May 23, 2017
Considered by Clean Air, Climate, and Nuclear Safety

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

S. 263 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 263. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

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

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