Implementing International Agreements on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs): Proposed Amendments to the Toxic Substances Control Act

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The focus of this report is on proposed amendments to the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). This report does not constitute a legal analysis of the bills or of existing law. Instead, it begins by describing the three international agreements and relevant provisions of TSCA. The report then summarizes selected provisions of H.R. 4591 and H.R. 4800, as
introduced, and compares them in a brief narrative and more detailed table.

Creator(s): Schierow, Linda-Jo
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: March 28, 2006
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Schierow, Linda-Jo

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: March 28, 2006
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The focus of this report is on proposed amendments to the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). This report does not constitute a legal analysis of the bills or of existing law. Instead, it begins by describing the three international agreements and relevant provisions of TSCA. The report then summarizes selected provisions of H.R. 4591 and H.R. 4800, as
introduced, and compares them in a brief narrative and more detailed table.

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35 Pages.

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