H.R.516: Environmental Justice Mapping and Data Collection Act of 2021

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  • Introduced Jan. 28, 2021
  • Latest Major Action Feb. 2, 2021

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Environmental Justice Mapping and Data Collection Act of 2021 This bill establishes an interagency Environmental Justice Mapping Committee that must create a tool to identify environmental justice communities. Environmental justice communities are communities with significant representation of communities of color, low-income communities, or tribal and indigenous communities that experience, or are at risk of experiencing, higher or more...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 2, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change.
Jan. 28, 2021
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, 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.
Jan. 28, 2021

Introduced in the House by Cori Bush (D-Mo.)

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