H.R.2895 - Quiet Communities Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-18] (Introduced 06/14/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Latest Action:||07/01/2005 Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment and Hazardous Materials.|
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Summary: H.R.2895 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Quiet Communities Act of 2005 - Directs the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to reestablish an Office of Noise Abatement and Control in EPA.
Introduced in House (06/14/2005)
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.