Summary: H.R.4747 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (05/08/1990)

National Solid Waste Research and Measurement Standardization Act - Directs the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), acting through the EPA Office of Solid Waste, to conduct research on, and establish uniform standards for, solid waste measurements and terminology. Requires the Administrator, using such measurements and terminology, to develop and maintain a data base on solid waste. Sets forth information to be included in the data base. Requires 1986 solid waste data to be used as a baseline against which future data can be compared.