Summary: H.R.1419 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1419. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/18/1993)

Requires the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to: (1) develop evaluation methods for lead detection products and techniques; (2) conduct long-term research to establish the sources of children's lead exposure; and (3) sponsor related public education and outreach efforts, including telephone hotline and clearinghouse systems.

Requires the Director of the National Institute of Standards and Technology to conduct research on: (1) effective practices, techniques, and new technologies to reduce human exposure to lead; and (2) safety and effectiveness of lead removal and containment products.

Authorizes State grants for compilation of lead exposure data.