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- Full Title
A bill to provide for the establishment of a Central Board of Scientific Risk Assessment as a means of improving the scientific review and evaluation of risk assessments made by Federal agencies, with particular emphasis upon risk assessments involving issues of chronic health hazards.
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Sep 22, 1983
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3976”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
6 cosponsors (3R, 3D)
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A bill to establish coordinated interagency research and demonstration projects for improving knowledge and ...
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 21, 1983
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3976 — 98th Congress: Central Board of Scientific Risk Assessment Act of 1983. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr3976
“H.R. 3976 — 98th Congress: Central Board of Scientific Risk Assessment Act of 1983.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr3976>
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