H.AMDT.31 to H.R.1262

Amendment directs the EPA to convene a task force (EPA, FDA, and others appointed by the Administrator of the EPA) to develop recommendations on the proper disposal of unused pharmaceuticals and a strategy to educate the public on those recommendations. It also permits, at the request of the head of the task force, any federal agency or department to detail personnel to the task force.

H.AMDT.31(A004)
Amends: H.R.1262
Sponsor: Rep Miller, Candice S. [MI-10](offered 3/12/2009)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment directs the EPA to convene a task force (EPA, FDA, and others appointed by the Administrator of the EPA) to develop recommendations on the proper disposal of unused pharmaceuticals and a strategy to educate the public on those recommendations. It also permits, at the request of the head of the task force, any federal agency or department to detail personnel to the task force.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 111-36 to direct the EPA to convene a task force (EPA, FDA, and others appointed by the Administrator of the EPA) to develop recommendations on the proper disposal of unused pharmaceuticals and a strategy to educate the public on those recommendations. It also would permit, at the request of the head of the task force, any federal agency or department to detail personnel to the task force.

STATUS:

    3/12/2009 12:35pm:
    Amendment (A004) offered by Mrs. Miller (MI). (consideration: CR H3366-3367; text: CR H3366)
    3/12/2009 12:40pm:
    On agreeing to the Miller (MI) amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.

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