H.R.230 - Ban Toxic Pesticides Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-7] (Introduced 01/03/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/07/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.230 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/03/2019)
Ban Toxic Pesticides Act of 2019
This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to cancel the registration of the pesticide chlorpyrifos under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act.
The bill prohibits the sale and use of existing stock of chlorpyrifos.
The bill requires the EPA to ban chlorpyrifos residue on food under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.