Summary: S.720 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (10/05/1994)

Indian Lands Open Dump Cleanup Act of 1994 - Requires the Director of the Indian Health Service to: (1) study and inventory open dumps on Indian and Alaska Native lands; and (2) develop and implement a ten-year plan to address solid waste disposal needs on such lands.

Requires the Director, upon request, to evaluate the health threat of open dumps and provide financial and technical assistance to tribal and Alaska Native entities to close such dumps and provide postclosure maintenance.

Authorizes the Director to carry out at least three tribal or Alaska Native dump closure demonstration projects.

Authorizes appropriations.