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H.R. 2576: Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act
On Concurring in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment in the House

This was a vote to pass H.R. 2576 (114th) in the House.

The TSCA Modernization Act of 2015 would amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to expand the ability of the Environmental Protection Agency to evaluate and regulate toxic chemicals. It would give the EPA further authority to impose fees to regulate chemicals. The House Committee on Energy and Commerce gave this report of the bill upon its introduction on May 27. The bill was passed almost unanimously, with a single opposing vote from Rep. Tom McClintock (R-CA4). McClintock offered this explanation of his vote.

Totals

All Votes R D
Yea 93%
 
 
403
232
 
171
 
Nay 3%
 
 
12
3
 
9
 
Not Voting 4%
 
 
18
10
 
8
 

Passed. Simple Majority Required. May 24, 2016 at 5:16 p.m. ET. Source: house.gov.

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Statistically Notable Votes

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