To protect clean air and public health by expanding fenceline and ambient air monitoring and access to air quality information for communities affected by air pollution; to require immediate toxic air monitoring at the fenceline of facilities with pollution linked to local health threats; to ensure the Environmental Protection Agency promulgates rules that require fenceline air monitoring in communities with air polluting industrial source categories; to expand and strengthen the national ambient air quality monitoring network; to deploy air sensors in communities affected by air pollution, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Delaware At Large. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 29, 2020
Length: 22 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on July 29, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jul 29, 2020
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H.R. 7822 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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