CCAGW Annual Ratings

EPA Science Advisory Board – Passage


Passage of a bill that would establish a selection process for members of the EPA's Science Advisory Board. The bill would require the board's members represent a variety of scientific and technical viewpoints. It would require board member nominees to disclose financial relationships that would be relevant to EPA advisory activities. It would require the board to generally avoid making policy determinations or recommendations to the EPA.

Vote Number: 
House Vote 208
Bill Number: 
HR 1431
CCAGW Position: 
Vote Results: 
Passed 229-193 : R 227-5; D 2-188