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News & Analysis In the Congress Volume 50, Issue 9

S. 4277

would amend TSCA to reauthorize healthy high-performance schools.

Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)

S. 4265

would amend NEPA to require the submission of certain reports. 

National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)

S. 4280

would reduce the health risks of heat by authorizing the National Integrated Heat Health Information System Interagency Committee to improve extreme heat preparedness and response, requiring a study, and establishing a grant program to address heat effects. 

Climate Change (generally)

S. 2525

would require the Director of the National Institute of Standards and Technology to conduct a study of personal protective equipment worn by firefighters to determine the prevalence and concentration of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances.

Toxic Substances (generally)

S. 906

which would improve the management of driftnet fishing, was passed by the Senate.

Fisheries

H.R. 7713

would reauthorize the National Oceanographic Partnership Program. 

Oceans

H.R. 7705

would amend the Water Resources Development Act of 2007 with respect to the Susquehanna, Delaware, and Potomac River Basin Commissions. 

Water (generally)

S. 4228

would provide for the demonstration and deployment of water energy technologies.

Water (generally)

H.R. 7693

would establish a grant program to fund the installation of green roof systems on public school buildings. 

Natural Resources (generally)

S. 4223

would amend the Mineral Leasing Act to ensure market competition in onshore oil and gas leasing. 

Natural Resources (generally)