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H.R. 2051 (116th): Sustainable Chemistry Research and Development Act of 2019

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To provide for Federal coordination of activities supporting sustainable chemistry, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Daniel Lipinski

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2019
Length: 16 pages
Introduced
Apr 3, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

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Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 6395: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021
Enacted — Veto Overridden on Jan 1, 2021. (compare text)
Cosponsors

17 Cosponsors (11 Democrats, 6 Republicans)

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Congressman Lipinski Secures Notable Victories in Defense Bill for 2021, Including Sustainable Chemistry bill, the Minerva Research Initiative, and Hacking for Defense
    — Rep. Daniel Lipinski [D-IL3, 2005-2020] (Sponsor) on Dec 8, 2020

House Passes Bipartisan Legislation on STEM, Deepfakes, Sustainable Chemistry, and Biotechnology
    — Rep. Frank Lucas [R-OK3] on Dec 10, 2019

the weekly leader: friday, december 6, 2019
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Dec 6, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 2051 will add $14 million in new spending through 2024.

History

Apr 3, 2019
 
Introduced

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Oct 17, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 26, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology

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Dec 9, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 2051 (116th) 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 H.R. 2051. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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