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A Daily Look at Historic Legislation

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Historic Legislation Passed on May 19th

 

1995

 

Industrial Sites Environmental Assessment Act

 

SB 12: An Act providing grants for conducting assessments of industrial sites; establishing a fund; providing for funding; and imposing duties upon the Department of Commerce.

 

Approved by Governor Tom Ridge

 

For the full version of this piece of legislation click here.

 

1995

 

Economic Development Agency, Fiduciary and Lender Environmental Liability Protection Act

 

SB 11: An Act limiting environmental liability for economic development agencies, financiers and fiduciaries.

 

Approved by Governor Tom Ridge

 

For the full version of this piece of legislation click here.

 

1995

 

Land Recycling and Environmental Remediation Standards Act

 

SB 1: An Act providing for the recycling of existing industrial and commercial sites; further defining the cleanup liability of new industries and tenants; establishing a framework for setting environmental remediation standards; establishing the Voluntary Cleanup Loan Fund, the Industrial Land Recycling Fund and the Industrial Sites Cleanup Fund to aid industrial site cleanups; assigning powers and duties to the Environmental Quality Board and the Department of Environmental Resources; and making repeals.

 

Approved by Governor Tom Ridge

 

For the full version of this piece of legislation click here.

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