H.R.2785 - A bill to amend the provisions of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act relating to the scientific advisory panel and to extend the authorization for appropriations for such Act.98th Congress (1983-1984)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Brown, George E., Jr. [D-CA-36] (Introduced 04/27/1983)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture | Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 98-104|
|Latest Action:||12/02/1983 Became Public Law No: 98-201. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2785 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed House, amended)
Passed House amended (05/17/1983)
Amends the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act to authorize appropriations through FY 1984.
Extends the statutory authority for the scientific advisory panel through FY 1987. Provides that members be appointed on a staggered-term basis, representing to the extent feasible, the disciplines of toxicology, pathology, environmental biology, and related sciences.
Revises certain provisions regarding the publication of such panel's comments and recommendations and the Environmental Protection Agency's responses.