This bill would eliminate the Environmental Protection Agency effective on December 31, 2018. Its legislative text is one sentence long.
What is House Bill H.R. 861?
Cost of House Bill H.R. 861
“The EPA has been doing some drastic things. They have exceeded their original mission substantially under both Republican and Democratic presidents and violated the sovereignty of the states. I think we need to start fresh.”
This legislation has the support of three cosponsors in the House, all of whom are Republicans.
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To terminate the Environmental Protection Agency.
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- The senate has not voted
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EnvironmentCommittee on AgricultureEnvironment and Climate ChangeEconomic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency ManagementCommittee on Energy and CommerceCommittee on Science, Space, and TechnologyCommittee on Transportation and InfrastructureIntroducedFebruary 3rd, 2017
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