Summary: H.R.1116 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1116. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/20/2001)

Quiet Communities Act of 2001 - Directs the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to reestablish an Office of Noise Abatement and Control.

Requires the Administrator, using funds made available to the Office, to carry out a study of airport noise.

Amends the Noise Control Act of 1972 to include the establishment of training programs on the use of noise abatement equipment and the implementation of noise abatement plans in the list of purposes for which grants under the Quiet Communities Program are provided.