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S. 746: TRASH Act

A bill to amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to authorize States to restrict interstate waste imports and impose a higher fee on out-of-State waste.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 28, 2017
Length: 4 pages

Mar 28, 2017


Introduced on Mar 28, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 28, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Mar 28, 2017

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

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Passed Senate (House next)

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 746 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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