H.R.2273 - Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act

To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels. view all titles (4)

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  • Official: To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels. as introduced.
  • Short: Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act as introduced.
  • Short: Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act as reported to house.
  • Short: Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act as passed house.

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Number Date Offered Status Purpose
 
H.Amdt 842 Oct 14th Fail An amendment numbered 6 printed in House Report 112-244 to require the Administrator of the EPA to submit a report to Congress on the long-term impacts of State coal combustion residuals permit programs on human health and the environment within five years of enactment of the legislation. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 841 Oct 14th Fail An amendment numbered 5 printed in House Report 112-244 to provide federal enforcement authority so that if the EPA Administrator determines that a structure is in violation of a State coal combustion residuals permit program, and the State has not taken appropriate action to enforce such permit program with respect to such structure, the Administrator may inspect such structure and enforce the requirements of such permit program with respect to such structure. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 840 Oct 14th Fail An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 112-244 to require the States to notify the public and the EPA and offer the opportunity to comment before a State establishes a program to regulate coal combustion waste. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 839 Oct 14th Fail An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 112-244 to establish a time frame for bringing existing surface impoundments into compliance with revised criteria for design, groundwater monitoring, and corrective action. Will maintain state flexibility to opt-out (with certification) and provide up to 10-year compliance window. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 838 Oct 14th Fail An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 112-244 to require state programs to meet a legal standard of protection to ensure that human health and the environment are protected. (View on THOMAS)
H.Amdt 837 Oct 14th Pass An amendment numbered 1 printed in House Report 112-244 to provide additional detail to the certification requirements that States provide to EPA; add certain operating criteria from Part 258 of 40 CFR, clarify that states may request technical assistance from EPA; add a savings clause for citizen suits; add additional constituents for groundwater monitoring; reiterate in the definition of revised criteria that the criteria were promulgated to protect human health and the environment. The amendment makes other technical and clarifying changes to H.R. 2273. (View on THOMAS)

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