About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to provide for liability, compensation, cleanup, and emergency response for hazardous substances released into the environment and the cleanup of inactive hazardous waste disposal sites.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Jul 11, 1979
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Jul 11, 1980
Reported by Committee
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1480”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
22 cosponsors (14D, 8R)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 14, 1979
Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 11, 1980
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1480 — 96th Congress: Hazardous Substance Response Revenue Act of 1980. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s1480
“S. 1480 — 96th Congress: Hazardous Substance Response Revenue Act of 1980.” www.GovTrack.us. 1979. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s1480>
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