H.R.3300 - Hazardous Waste Reduction and Management Act of 1987100th Congress (1987-1988)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Boxer, Barbara [D-CA-6] (Introduced 09/17/1987)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Merchant Marine and Fisheries; Public Works and Transportation; Science, Space and Technology|
|Latest Action:||House - 10/15/1987 Executive Comment Requested from EPA, OMB. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3300 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)
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.