Summary: H.R.3300 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (09/17/1987)

Hazardous Waste Reduction and Management Act of 1987 - Requires the Director of the Office of Technology Assessment to transmit within two years to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency a report regarding hazardous waste reduction and management, including; (1) existing hazardous waste streams; (2) storage, treatment, and disposal technologies; (3) releases; (4) at-sea incineration; and (5) the impact of land and water transport.

Directs the Administrator to prepare and transmit to the Congress, within three years of receiving such report, a hazardous waste reduction and management plan which has been the subject of public participation and comment.

Prohibits the issuance of at-sea incineration permits until final regulations and recommendations coming out of such report and plan are in place.