S.3385 - Quiet Communities Act of 2018115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [D-NY] (Introduced 08/23/2018)|
|Committees:||Senate - Environment and Public Works|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 08/23/2018 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.3385 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (08/23/2018)
Quiet Communities Act of 2018
This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to: (1) reestablish the Office of Noise Abatement and Control; and (2) arrange for independent scientists who have expertise in noise measurements, noise effects, and noise abatement techniques to carry out a study of airport noise.
The Quiet Communities Program must include: (1) establishing and implementing training programs on the use of noise abatement equipment, and (2) implementing noise abatement plans.