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 ...
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Jul 11, 1979
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Jul 11, 1980
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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)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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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. (2015). 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. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s1480>
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