H.R.5845 - Break Free From Plastic Pollution Act of 2020116th Congress (2019-2020)
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From the Congressional Record, Volume 166 (2020)
H.R. 5845 — A bill to amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act to reduce the production and use of certain single-use plastic products and packaging, to improve the responsibility of producers in the design, collection, reuse, recycling, and disposal of their consumer products and packaging, to prevent pollution from consumer products and packaging from entering into animal and human food chains and waterways, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Transportation and Infrastructure, and Foreign Affairs, 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. By Mr. LOWENTHAL (for himself, Ms. Clark of Massachusetts, Mr. Cohen, Mr. Quigley, Ms. Barragan, Mr. Case, Mr. Connolly, Mr. Engel, Ms. Haaland, Mr. Hastings, Mr. Huffman, Ms. Jayapal, Mr. Khanna, Ms. Lee of California, Mr. Levin of California, Mr. Ted Lieu of California, Ms. McCollum, Mr. Moulton, Ms. Norton, Mr. Panetta, Ms. Pingree, Mr. Raskin, Mr. Rouda, Mr. Sarbanes, Ms. Schakowsky, Mr. Suozzi, Ms. Tlaib, Ms. Velazquez, Ms. Waters, and Mr. Welch), H1045 [11FE] Cosponsors added, H1126 [12FE], H1158 [13FE], H1171 [21FE], H1192 [25FE], H1226 [26FE], H1253 [27FE], H1424 [28FE], H1439 [2MR], H1506 [4MR], H1538 [5MR], H1663 [11MR], H1672 [12MR], H1695 [13MR], H1895 [17AP], H2279 [22MY], H2392 [11JN], H2415 [22JN], H3085 [13JY], H3588 [20JY], H3860 [24JY], H3982 [29JY], H4190 [30JY], H4251 [21AU], H4319 [1SE], H4326 [4SE], H4338 [11SE], H4547 [18SE], H4717 [22SE]