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USSJR14EngrossThis 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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2021-04-30
Held at the desk.
USHB1492IntroTo prevent methane waste and pollution from oil and gas operations, and for other purposes.
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2021-04-28
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 20.
USSB283IntroEstablishes and capitalizes a National Climate Bank. The independent, nonprofit bank must invest in clean energy technologies and infrastructure to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The national bank's investments and procurements division must seek t...
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2021-04-27
Committee on Environment and Public Works Senate Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate, and Nuclear Safety. Hearings held.
USHB964IntroRequires the Environmental Protection Agency to include a statement regarding the net gain or loss of domestic jobs that is likely to result if a rule is adopted, as well as the accompanying analysis, in the notice of proposed rulemaking.
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2021-04-23
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USHR332IntroThis 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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2021-04-21
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHR318IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that clean water is a national priority and that the April 21, 2020, Navigable Waters Protection Rule should not be withdrawn or vacated.
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2021-04-15
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB1352IntroIncreases funding for water infrastructure, including funding for several programs related to controlling water pollution or protecting drinking water. Specifically, it establishes a Water Affordability, Transparency, Equity, and Reliability Trust Fu...
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2021-04-05
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHJR34IntroThis 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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2021-03-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB984IntroA bill to amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to reduce the production and use of certain single-use plastic products and packaging, to improve the responsibility of producers in the design, collection, reuse, recycling, and disposal of their consumer...
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2021-03-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB916IntroProvides funding for several programs related to controlling water pollution or protecting drinking water, revises requirements concerning the clean water state revolving fund (SRF) and the drinking water SRF, and creates or reauthorizes several gran...
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2021-03-23
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB835IntroA bill to provide that the Federal Communications Commission and communications service providers regulated by the Commission under the Communications Act of 1934 shall not be subject to certain provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act of ...
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2021-03-18
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB872IntroEstablishes 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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2021-03-18
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB1319PassProvides additional relief to address the continued impact of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. Specifically, the bill provides funding for agriculture a...
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2021-03-11
Became Public Law No: 117-2.
USSB716IntroA bill to amend the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 to provide for legal reform, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-11
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB717IntroA bill to amend the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 to impose time limits on the completion of certain required actions under the Act, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-11
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB721IntroA bill to amend the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 to impose time limits on the completion of certain required actions under the Act, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-11
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB668IntroA bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to permit Governors of States to regulate intrastate endangered species and intrastate threatened species, to amend the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to permit the taking of certain black vultures and ra...
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2021-03-10
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB685IntroA bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a carbon fee to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB616IntroRequires the President to support and coordinate diplomatic engagement to secure a 10th general capital increase for the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and to support the creation of an environmental fund and financing facility at the IDB. The...
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2021-03-06
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1512IntroTo build a clean and prosperous future by addressing the climate crisis, protecting the health and welfare of all Americans, and putting the Nation on the path to a net-zero greenhouse gas economy by 2050, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-03
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USSB531IntroDirects the Department of Energy (DOE) to provide grants to federal and state agencies and tribal organizations to implement building projects that increase resiliency, energy efficiency, renewable energy, and grid integration. It also provides grant...
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2021-03-02
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1485IntroDirects the Department of Energy (DOE) to provide grants to federal and state agencies and tribal organizations to implement building projects that increase resiliency, energy efficiency, renewable energy, and grid integration. It also provides grant...
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2021-03-02
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1447IntroAddresses the effects of ocean and coastal acidification on marine organisms and ecosystems. Specifically, the bill reauthorizes through FY2026 and revises the Ocean Acidification Program of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the...
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2021-03-01
To House Science, Space, And Technology Committee
USHR171IntroHonoring the life and work of Cecil Corbin-Mark, a highly respected leader in the environmental justice movement, whose lifelong dedication to combating systemic racism and economic disparities serves as an inspiration for all people.
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2021-02-26
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB1113IntroRevises requirements for exemptions from the renewable fuel standard (RFS) given to small refineries of crude oil. The existing RFS requires transportation fuel to contain a minimum volume of renewable fuel. The bill establishes an annual deadline fo...
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2021-02-19
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHB1141IntroTo provide that a project for the collocation of a telecommunications service facility is not subject to requirements to prepare certain environmental or historical preservation reviews.
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2021-02-19
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHB456IntroDelays hydraulic fracturing of oil or gas resources on certain federal lands in California. On December 12, 2019, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) published a record of decision for the Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for t...
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2021-02-18
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
USHB1053IntroExcludes from specified environmental and historic preservation review a project to permanently remove and replace communications equipment or services that the Federal Communications Commission has determined pose a threat to national security.
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2021-02-16
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology
USHB1060IntroTo amend the Communications Act of 1934 to streamline siting processes for personal wireless service facilities, including small personal wireless service facilities, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-16
To House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology
USSB227IntroEstablishes programs and requirements to expand access to renewable fuel. Specifically, the U.S. Department of Agriculture must establish a program to award grants for the deployment of renewable fuel infrastructure as specified by this bill. In addi...
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2021-02-04
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB848IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for renewable energy and energy efficiency, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB62IntroModifies procedures related to specified chemical assessments performed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Specifically, chemical hazard identification and dose response assessments must be performed by the appropriate EPA program office (...
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2021-02-02
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHB190IntroTo repeal certain amendments to the Clean Air Act relating to the expansion of the renewable fuel program, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-02
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHB283IntroAuthorizes states to monitor certain criteria air pollutants (i.e., lead, ozone, particulate matter, or sulfur dioxide) by greatly increasing the number of air quality sensors under their state implementation plans. The Environmental Protection Agenc...
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2021-02-02
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHB245IntroModifies terminology for purposes of the New Source Review (NSR) permitting program of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). In order for a change to a stationary source to be a modification (a change to a stationary source that increases the ai...
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2021-02-02
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USHB516IntroEstablishes an interagency Environmental Justice Mapping Committee that must create a tool to identify environmental justice communities. Environmental justice communities are communities with significant representation of communities of color, low-i...
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2021-02-02
To House Environment and Climate Change Committee
USSB101IntroEstablishes an interagency Environmental Justice Mapping Committee that must create a tool to identify environmental justice communities. Environmental justice communities are communities with significant representation of communities of color, low-i...
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2021-01-28
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSR17IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that clean water is a national priority and that the April 21, 2020, Navigable Waters Protection Rule should not be withdrawn or vacated.
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2021-01-27
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHR59IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Paris Agreement shall have no effect in the United States until it is renegotiated to ensure the world's largest emitters of greenhouse gases reduce their greenhouse gas emissions and rece...
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2021-01-21
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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