H.R.2021: Environmental Justice For All Act

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111 (All Democrats)

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Bill Summary

Environmental Justice For All Act This bill establishes several environmental justice requirements, advisory bodies, and programs to address the disproportionate adverse human health or environmental effects of federal laws or programs on communities of color, low-income communities, or tribal and indigenous communities. Specifically, the bill prohibits disparate impacts on the basis of race, color, or national origin as discrimination....

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 7 statements associated with H.R.2021.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 30, 2022
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 117-687, Part I.
July 27, 2022
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 26 - 21.
July 27, 2022
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Feb. 15, 2022
Committee Hearings Held.
May 19, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.
May 19, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.
May 19, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation.
May 18, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
March 19, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change.
March 18, 2021
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Natural Resources, the Judiciary, Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture, and Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
March 18, 2021

Introduced in the House by Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.)

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