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
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 22, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for North Carolina's 9th congressional district
Sep 22, 1983
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H.R. 3976 (98th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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