S. 1480 (96th): Hazardous Substance Response Revenue Act of 1980


Jul 11, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 11, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Culver

Senator from Iowa


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.

Summary (CRS)

(Measure Indefinitely postponed in Senate, H.R. 7020 passed in lieu) Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 - =TitleI - Hazardous Substances Releases, Liability, Compensation=Sets forth definitions for ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 11, 1979

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 11, 1980
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

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) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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