Senate Panel Gives Nod to $425 Million Brownfield Bills
- Dems preview Superfund reform bill. Brostoff, Steven // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;4/8/96, Vol. 100 Issue 15, p26
Reports that the Clinton administration and the House Democrats are seeking comments on the Superfund reform plan. Description of the Superfund reform plan; Support of the reform plan; Revelations of the reform plan; Expectations of John Chafee, Senate Environment and Public Works Committee...
- CWA reauthorization moves ahead. // Occupational Hazards;Apr94, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p65
Reports on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee's approval of a bill to reauthorize the Clean Water Act (CWA). Significance of Republican support for CWA reauthorization.
- State officials push bill restoring limited power to counties. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;06/18/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30665, p5
Focuses on the campaign of state officials in the United States for the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee to approve legislation to restore limited flow control authority to county governments. Goal of the proposed legislation to make it easier for counties to pay of solid waste debt.
- On the road again. // American Nurseryman;11/1/95, Vol. 182 Issue 9, p12
Reports on the US Senate Environment and Public Works Committee's approval of a legislation designating some 116,000 miles of interstate highways as the National Highway System.
- Firms urged to report environmental snags. Blake, Laura // Grand Rapids Business Journal;11/6/95, Vol. 13 Issue 45, p15
Reports that the introduction of lesgislation in the state Senate seeks to report environmental problems. Measure introduced; Criticism; Comments made by Mary Jane Rhoades, a shareholder with Law, Weathers & Richardson, and a member of Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce Environmental Affairs...
- Administration calls superfund bill a no go in present form. Brostoff, Steven // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;09/15/97, Vol. 101 Issue 37, p6
Provides information on the delayed markup of a modified superfund reform bill by the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, which was sponsored by chairman John Chafee, representative of Rhode Island. Criticism of Senator Chafee's small business exemption by Environmental Protection...
- Senate committee postpones hearing. // Waste News;09/08/97, Vol. 3 Issue 17, p1
Announces the postponement of a September 4, 1997, markup of a Superfund reform bill by the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee in Washington D.C. What this move would allows; Concerns raised by Agency Administrator Carol M. Browner over the revised bill; What the bill included.
- Senate committee clears Superfund reform. // Waste News;03/30/98, Vol. 3 Issue 46, p23
Reports that the Superfund toxic waste cleanup program's legislation to reform has been cleared by the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee in the senate but faces a battle for approval from congress in the United States. Reference to Bob Graham, a democrat of Florida; Comments made by...
- Report finds local cities distort burden of federal rules. // National Wildlife (World Edition);Oct/Nov94, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p29
Cites a Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works report on the false claims by cities and counties that the federal government is burdening them with regulations without providing adequate funding for their enforcement. Offset federal funding that local governments receive; Efforts to...