Congress Passes 5-Year, $1.25 Billion Brownfields Measure

Sanchez, Humberto
December 2001
Bond Buyer;12/26/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31291, p36
Trade Publication
Reports on the approval given by the U.S. Congress that would provide $1.25 billion for the brownsfields measures. Procedure followed by the bill for getting the approval; Factors that helped in clearing the brownsfields measure; Amount that will be received by brownsfields measures.


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