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Short Titles as Introduced

Wasteful EPA Programs Elimination Act of 2017

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To eliminate certain programs of the Environmental Protection Agency, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
02/07/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (9)

Date All Actions
04/25/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment.
Action By: Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
02/10/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
02/08/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
02/07/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, and Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
02/07/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, and Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
02/07/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, and Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
02/07/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, and Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
02/07/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, and Science, Space, and Technology, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
02/07/2017Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (0)

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Committees (4)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce02/07/2017 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment02/10/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure02/07/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment02/08/2017 Referred to
House Agriculture02/07/2017 Referred to
House Science, Space, and Technology02/07/2017 Referred to
House Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Environment04/25/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in House (02/07/2017)

Wasteful EPA Programs Elimination Act of 2017

This bill terminates all existing grant programs of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), its National Clean Diesel Campaign, and its environmental justice programs. The EPA may not establish new grant programs.

Federal funds may not be used by the EPA:

  • to implement any ozone standard promulgated after this bill's enactment date;
  • to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from mobile sources, or from fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units;
  • for the Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program;
  • for the Global Methane Initiative;
  • for the Climate Resilience Fund;
  • for the Climate Resilience Evaluation Awareness Tool;
  • for the Green Infrastructure Program;
  • for the Climate Ready Water Utilities Initiative; or
  • for climate research at the EPA's Office of Research and Development.

The EPA must: (1) discontinue operation and maintenance of its field offices and activities carried out through those offices, and (2) dispose of or lease any underutilized property.