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HR 3040

Title: Saving America's Pollinators Act of 2017
Author: Rep. John Conyers (DEM-MI)

...This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to suspend the registration of members of the nitro group of neonicotinoid insecticides that are registered under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) for use in seed treatment, soil application, or foliar treatment on bee-attractive plants, trees, and cereals until the EPA determines that the insecticides will not cause unreasonable adverse effects on pollinators. The determination must be based on: </p> <ul> <li>an evaluation of the published and peer-reviewed scientific evidence on whether the use or uses of those neonicotinoids cause unreasonable adverse effects on pollinators, including native bees, honeybees, birds, bats, and other species of beneficial insects; and</li> <li> a completed field ...

Introduced in House 06/23/2017
Introduced in House 06/23/2017
Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture. 06/23/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research. 07/11/2017

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07/01/2017 - HR 3040 (Introduced+in+House)
06/23/2017 - HR 3040 (Introduced+in+House)
06/23/2017 - HR 3040 (Introduced+in+House)


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