H.R. 3976 (98th): Central Board of Scientific Risk Assessment Act of 1983


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.


James Martin

Representative for North Carolina's 9th congressional district


About the bill

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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6 cosponsors (3R, 3D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 21, 1983

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