House Subcommittee Approves Industry-Backed Chem Security Bill

A House Homeland Security subcommittee April 14 approved a bill (HR 901) that effectively extends chemical plant security rules put in place by the Bush administration. Chemical industry groups applauded, while Greenpeace said it puts public safety at risk. Various trade publications reported the action, although most mainstream media did not.

Source: Galveston Daily News, 04/27/2011


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