Summary: H.R.215 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (01/03/1991)

Directs the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to develop a research program to: (1) assess the sources, amounts, composition, and disposal of infectious medical wastes; (2) determine the hazard to public health of such wastes; (3) compare incineration processes, autoclaving, and other disposal technologies; and (4) assess the status of U.S. medical waste management practices.

Authorizes appropriations through FY 1995 to carry out this Act.