84Jul 18, 1994
Risk Assessment and Environmental Policy
During a briefing on the role of environmental policy development and risk assessment participants discuss whether the Environmental Protection Agency should base its policy on scientific ...
52Oct 3, 1991
Train Derailments and Hazardous Cargoes
The subcommittee heard testimony from rail industry, administration officials, environmental groups and concerned citizens on the issue of train derailments and their potentially harmful effects on ...
32Apr 24, 1991
North American Free Trade Agreement Part 1
The committee heard testimony on how food production would be affected by the adoption of a North American Free Trade Agreement, creating an open free trading zone in all North ...
19Mar 7, 1991
Environmental Protection Agency Budget
The committee heard testimony on the Environmental Protection Agency’s fiscal year 1992 budget request, which amounted to $6.2 billion, the same amount in constant dollars as the ...
41Jan 25, 1990
Ground Water Protection
The committee heard testimony concerning groundwater contamination, including pollution by agricultural chemicals. The committee discussed the lack of protective laws and the possibility of ...
12Dec 4, 1989
24Aug 28, 1988