110-H.AMDT.858 to 110-H.R.2095

Amendment allows state and local authorities to regulate solid waste management facilities. This amendment would state that the Surface Transportation Board does not have exclusive authority to preempt state and local regulation of solid waste management facilities, as defined in the amendment.

H.AMDT.858(A003)
Amends: H.R.2095
Sponsor: Rep Pallone, Frank, Jr. [NJ-6](offered 10/17/2007)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment allows state and local authorities to regulate solid waste management facilities. This amendment would state that the Surface Transportation Board does not have exclusive authority to preempt state and local regulation of solid waste management facilities, as defined in the amendment.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 110-371 to allow state and local authorities to regulate solid waste management fa cilities. This amendment would state that the Surface Transportation Board does not have exclusive authority to preempt state and local regulation of solid waste management facilities, as defined in the amendment.

STATUS:

    10/17/2007 5:05pm:
    Amendment (A003) offered by Mr. Pallone. (consideration: CR H11690-11692; text: CR H11690)
    10/17/2007 5:16pm:
    On agreeing to the Pallone amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.

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