Senate Refers Sustainable Chemistry Research and Development Act of 2019 to Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Thu, 01/30/2020 - 12:43

On December 10, 2019, the U.S. Senate received and read twice the Sustainable Chemistry Research and Development Act of 2019 (Act).  Passed by the U.S. House of Representatives one day prior to the Senate’s review, the Act -- H.R. 2051 -- if approved, will establish an interagency working group led by the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) to coordinate federal programs and activities in support of sustainable chemistry.  This is an exciting development and, for sustainable chemistry fans, an important milestone in the evolution of this important legislation. For more information, please read the full memorandum.Read more: https://www.lawbc.com/regulatory-developments/entry/senate-refers-sustainable-chemistry-research-and-development-act-of-2019-to