Date: May 14, 2015
On April 28, 2015, the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee passed an amended version of the bipartisan bill S. 697, the “Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Act.” The amended bill passed out of Committee with an ample majority, by a vote of 15-5. Several additional Democrats crossed over to support passage, with the parties having reached compromises on the following key issues:
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S 697 Amended - Clean Version
S 697 Amended - Redline Version