US HB2605 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)
Status: Introduced on May 8 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-05-08 - Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Pending: House Energy And Commerce Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

PROTECT Act of 2019 Prevent Release Of Toxics Emissions, Contamination, and Transfer Act of 2019 This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency to (1) issue a final rule adding perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances with at least one fully fluorinated carbon atom to the list of hazardous air pollutants, and (2) revise the list of air pollution sources within 365 days after issuing the rule to include categories and subcategories of major sources and area sources of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances.

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Title

PROTECT Act of 2019 Prevent Release Of Toxics Emissions, Contamination, and Transfer Act of 2019

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-05-08HouseReferred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
2019-05-08HouseIntroduced in House

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