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USHB2505Intro
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Prohibits self-bonding practices for coal reclamation, establishes limits on bonding practices associated with surface coal mining operations, and establishes requirements for coal mining operations to provide sufficient financial resources to comple...
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2022-06-09
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSR661Intro
25%
A resolution promoting stronger economic relations between the United States and countries in Latin America and the Caribbean.
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2022-06-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB7266Intro
25%
Amends the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) to prohibit local regulations relating to the sale, distribution, labeling, application, or use of any pesticide or device subject to regulation by a state or the Environmental Pr...
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2022-04-18
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB7484Intro
25%
Revises the renewable fuel program to eliminate the annual renewable fuel standard. The existing standard requires 36 billion gallons of renewable fuel that is produced from renewable biomass to be blended into transportation fuel by 2022. The renewa...
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2022-04-07
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7155Intro
25%
Prohibits the importation of petroleum and petroleum products from Russia until Russia recognizes the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine. The bill allows a new tax credit for the sale or blending of ethanol fuels. It also extends throug...
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2022-04-04
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USSB3956Intro
25%
Requires the Federal Trade Commission to issue regulations requiring entities responsible for the labeling or retail packaging of certain premoistened, nonwoven wipes (e.g., baby wipes, cleaning wipes, or personal care wipes) to label such products c...
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2022-03-30
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB7207Intro
25%
To prohibit the importation of petroleum products from Venezuela, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-24
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7142Intro
25%
Requires the Environmental Protection Agency to (1) issue a final rule adding perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) with at least one fully fluorinated carbon atom to the list of hazardous air pollutants, and (2) revise the list of air...
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2022-03-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3822Intro
25%
A bill to prohibit the President from promulgating new oil and gas regulations until after the Russian troops have withdrawn from Ukraine, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-10
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB3787Intro
25%
Prohibits the importation of petroleum and petroleum products from Russia until Russia recognizes the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine. The bill allows a new tax credit for the sale or blending of ethanol fuels. It also extends throug...
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2022-03-08
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6884Intro
25%
Addresses U.S. energy independence, the production and importation of oil and natural gas, and the rescission of specified environmental requirements. Specifically, the bill directs the President to develop a plan for the United States to achieve ene...
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2022-03-08
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USSB3714Intro
25%
Addresses U.S. energy independence, the production and importation of oil and natural gas, and the rescission of specified environmental requirements. Specifically, the bill directs the President to develop a plan for the United States to achieve ene...
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2022-02-28
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB2021Intro
25%
Establishes several environmental justice requirements, advisory bodies, and programs to address the disproportionate adverse human health or environmental effects of federal laws or programs on communities of color, low-income communities, or tribal...
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2022-02-15
Committee Hearings Held.
USSB3571Intro
25%
Promotes the remediation of abandoned hardrock mine sites by Good Samaritans. A Good Samaritan means a person that is (1) not a past or current owner or operator of the abandoned site; (2) had no role in the creation of the historic mine residue; and...
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2022-02-03
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB1848Intro
25%
Establishes several programs and incentives to modernize the nation's communications, drinking water, energy, transportation, health care, and other related infrastructure. For example, the bill provides incentives to make broadband internet more acc...
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2022-01-20
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB5991Intro
25%
Prohibits the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from finalizing any rule to amend the new source performance standards for stationary sources under the Clean Air Act to reduce methane emissions from new and modified oil and natural gas facilities...
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2021-11-18
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHB5987Intro
25%
Broadens the definition of perfluoroalkyl or polyfluoroalkyl substances, commonly referred to as PFAS, in relation to the reporting requirement under the Toxic Substances Control Act. PFAS are man-made and may have adverse human health effects. A var...
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2021-11-17
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHR332Intro
25%
This resolution calls for the creation of a Green New Deal with the goals of achieving greenhouse gas and toxic emissions reductions needed to stay under 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming; establishing millions of high-wage union jobs and ensuring econo...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB2434Intro
25%
Requires agencies to address and mitigate the disproportionate impact of environmental and human health hazards on communities of color, indigenous communities, and low-income communities resulting from agencies' programs and policies. The bill also ...
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2021-10-19
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USSB2736Intro
25%
Authorizes the modification of a vehicle's air emission controls for vehicles that are not legal for operation on a street or highway and are used solely for competition. In relation to the exemption of competition vehicles from anti-tampering provis...
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2021-09-14
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSCR14Engross
50%
This concurrent resolution establishes the congressional budget for the federal government for FY2022, sets forth budgetary levels for FY2023-FY2031, and provides reconciliation instructions for legislation that increases the deficit. The resolution ...
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2021-08-24
Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 601, S. Con. Res. 14 is considered passed House. (text: CR H4372-4384)
USSB2630Intro
25%
Requires agencies to address and mitigate the disproportionate impact of environmental and human health hazards on communities of color, indigenous communities, and low-income communities resulting from agencies' programs and policies. The bill also ...
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2021-08-05
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB2467Engross
50%
Establishes requirements and incentives to limit the use of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, commonly referred to as PFAS, and remediate PFAS in the environment. PFAS are man-made and may have adverse human health effects. A variety of ...
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2021-07-22
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB4602Intro
25%
Requires the Federal Trade Commission to issue regulations requiring entities responsible for the labeling or retail packaging of certain premoistened, nonwoven wipes (e.g., baby wipes, cleaning wipes, or personal care wipes) to label such products c...
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2021-07-22
To House Consumer Protection and Commerce Committee
USSB2385Intro
25%
Revises the renewable fuel program to eliminate the annual renewable fuel standard. The existing standard requires 36 billion gallons of renewable fuel that is produced from renewable biomass to be blended into transportation fuel by 2022. The renewa...
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2021-07-20
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB4463Intro
25%
Requires the Environmental Protection Agency to regulate the disposal procedures for materials containing perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (commonly referred to as PFAS) or aqueous film forming foam. These substances are man-made and may...
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2021-07-19
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USSB2339Intro
25%
Amends the Clean Air Act to address the limitations on Reid vapor pressure (a measure of gasoline's volatility) that are placed on gasoline during the summer ozone season. The bill applies the Reid vapor pressure requirements that are applicable to g...
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2021-07-14
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB4410Intro
25%
Amends the Clean Air Act to address the limitations on Reid vapor pressure (a measure of gasoline's volatility) that are placed on gasoline during the summer ozone season. The bill applies the Reid vapor pressure requirements that are applicable to g...
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2021-07-14
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHB4381Intro
25%
Requires the Environmental Protection Agency to issue guidance on minimizing the use of firefighting foam and other equipment that contains perfluoroalkyl or polyfluoroalkyl substances, commonly referred to as PFAS, to minimize the risk to firefighte...
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2021-07-12
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHB4334Intro
25%
To empower States to manage the development and production of oil and gas on available Federal land, to distribute revenues from oil and gas leasing on the Outer Continental Shelf to certain coastal States, to promote alternative energy development, ...
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2021-07-01
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB3473Intro
25%
Imposes various requirements on certain federally assisted infrastructure projects. The bill also creates infrastructure-related grant programs and establishes the Buy America Bureau. Such federally assisted infrastructure projects must (1) employ a ...
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2021-07-01
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB4335Intro
25%
S establishes (1) deadlines for federal agencies to complete reviews of the environmental effects of proposed major federal actions, and (2) penalties for agencies that do not comply with these deadlines.
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2021-07-01
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB4253Intro
25%
Requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to limit chromium-6 in drinking water. Specifically, the bill directs the EPA to publish a maximum contaminant level goal and promulgate a national primary drinking water regulation for chromium-6, w...
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2021-07-01
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USSJR14PassThis joint resolution nullifies the Oil and Natural Gas Sector: Emission Standards for New, Reconstructed, and Modified Sources Review rule published by the Environmental Protection Agency on September 14, 2020. The rule finalized amendments to new s...
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2021-06-30
Became Public Law No: 117-23. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4224Intro
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The bill requires an industrial entity that introduces perfluoroalkyl or polyfluoroalkyl substances, commonly referred to as PFAS, into wastewater treatment systems to provide specified advance notices to such systems, including the identity and quan...
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2021-06-30
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB3291Intro
25%
Provides support for drinking water infrastructure and requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to address the safety and affordability of drinking water. Specifically, the bill reauthorizes and establishes several programs for drinking wat...
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2021-06-29
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 52.
USSB2259Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Education (ED) to establish the Climate Change Resiliency Program to increase the resiliency of public schools during climate change-related events, natural disasters, and public health crises. Further, ED must establish a ...
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2021-06-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHJR34Intro
25%
This joint resolution nullifies the Oil and Natural Gas Sector: Emission Standards for New, Reconstructed, and Modified Sources Review rule published by the Environmental Protection Agency on September 14, 2020. The rule finalized amendments to new s...
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2021-06-17
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 45.
USHB2313Intro
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Addresses the administration of the Pesticide Registration Fund under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA). Under the bill, any amounts collected for FIFRA violations must be deposited to be used as part of the fund. The bi...
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2021-06-15
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB2585Intro
25%
Provides for salvage activities after a wildfire is contained on certain National Forest System lands. No later than 60 days after a wildfire is contained on such lands (1) the Forest Service, to the maximum extent practicable, shall complete a surve...
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2021-06-15
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB3814Intro
25%
Revises the environmental review process required under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA), including by establishing deadlines for federal agencies to complete reviews of the environmental effects of proposed major federal actions;...
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2021-06-14
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHB3813Intro
25%
Establishes requirements concerning the judicial review of cases about the environmental review process required under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA). Specifically, the bill establishes standing requirements for NEPA claims, inc...
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2021-06-11
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB2176Intro
25%
Limits the authority of the Department of the Interior to withdraw federal public lands from mineral exploration. Specifically, the bill prohibits Interior from making such a withdrawal until a study has been completed that demonstrates that the prop...
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2021-06-07
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB3622Intro
25%
Directs the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to develop requirements and incentives to limit the discharge of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) into certain waters of the United States. PFAS are man-made and may have adverse h...
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2021-06-01
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB3631Intro
25%
Requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to amend its regulations to revise the standards for the emission of ethylene oxide. Specifically, regulations must be revised based on results from the National Center for Environmental Assessment r...
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2021-05-31
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USSB1907Intro
25%
Directs the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to develop requirements and incentives to limit the discharge of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) into certain waters of the United States. PFAS are man-made and may have adverse h...
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2021-05-27
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1903Intro
25%
Requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to amend its regulations to revise the standards for the emission of ethylene oxide. Specifically, regulations must be revised based on results from the National Center for Environmental Assessment r...
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2021-05-27
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB1827Intro
25%
Imposes various requirements on certain federally assisted infrastructure projects. The bill also creates infrastructure-related grant programs and establishes the Buy America Bureau. Such federally assisted infrastructure projects must (1) employ a ...
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2021-05-25
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB3422Intro
25%
Limits the authority of states with respect to water quality certifications. Specifically, the bill limits the authority of states to review federally permitted activities that may result in discharges into navigable waters.
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2021-05-21
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USSB1761Intro
25%
Limits the authority of states with respect to water quality certifications. Specifically, the bill limits the authority of states to review federally permitted activities that may result in discharges into navigable waters.
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2021-05-20
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
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