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H.R.872 Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jun 21, 2011 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 78.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Agriculture

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Water Resources and Environment

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on March 31, 2011, with a roll call of 292 ayes, 130 nays, and 10 not voting.

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  • 70% of users oppose H.R.872

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    • Family Farm Alliance

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    • Clean Water Network

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    • Northwest Center for Alternatives to Pesticides

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    • Republican Jobs Bills Won't Actually Create Jobs, Say Economists - July 24, 2012 by The Huffington Post News Editors - H.R. 872 -- Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act. The <a href="http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-112hr872rs/pdf/BILLS-112hr872rs.pdf" target="_hplink">bill amends two major environmental regulatory laws</a> -- the Federal ...

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      As noted by The Huffington Post News Editors on July 24, 2012, "H.R. 872 -- Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act. The &lt;a href=&quot;http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-112hr872rs/pdf/BILLS-112hr872rs.pdf&quot; target=&quot;_hplink&quot;&gt;bill amends two major environmental regulatory laws&lt;/a&gt; -- the Federal ..." (/url?q=http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/07/24/republican-jobs-bills_n_1687647.html&sa=U&ei=6ygPUO3vN4Ts2QW_xYCIBQ&ved=0CCYQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNFAsEhSZForIlsFoY-rbDfMLYLV8w)
    • Bipartisan Farm Bill is right for Arkansas : Spring River Chronicle ... - July 18, 2012 by admin - Included in the Farm Bill is language from H.R. 872, the Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act. This common-sense piece of legislation streamlines the permitting process for pesticides by eliminating a multi-tiered regulatory ...

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      As noted by admin on July 18, 2012, "Included in the Farm Bill is language from H.R. 872, the Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act. This common-sense piece of legislation streamlines the permitting process for pesticides by eliminating a multi-tiered regulatory ..." (/url?q=http://myspringriver.com/2012/07/18/bipartisan-farm-bill-is-right-for-arkansas/&sa=U&ei=8K0WUPOCDY-L0QHe04GYCg&ved=0CEUQmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNFJHmx9tNQLB7tFNcwOj59SPd-aqA)
    • Bipartisan Farm Bill is right for Arkansas : Spring River Chronicle ... - July 18, 2012 by admin - Included in the Farm Bill is language from H.R. 872, the Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act. This common-sense piece of legislation streamlines the permitting process for pesticides by eliminating a multi-tiered regulatory ...

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    • Swingle participates in Day on the Hill - July 23, 2012 by Lawn & Landscape - 1381), and H.R. 872, the Reducing the Regulatory Burdens Act of 2011. "We take this opportunity very seriously, as the decisions being made in Washington are sure to affect us for years to come," said Swingle President John Gibson. "Our goal is for the ...

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