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H.R. 8059: Recycling and Composting Accountability Act

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To require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to carry out certain activities to improve recycling and composting programs in the United States, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Joe Neguse

Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 14, 2022
Length: 16 pages
Introduced
Jun 14, 2022
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Introduced on Jun 14, 2022

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 14, 2022. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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Cosponsors

14 Cosponsors (12 Democrats, 2 Republicans)

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
See Instead

S. 3743 (same title)
Passed Senate (House next) — Jul 28, 2022

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History

Jun 14, 2022
 
Introduced

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Jun 30, 2022
 
Considered by Environment and Climate Change

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Signed by the President

H.R. 8059 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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