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Entry Title Date
Drywall Safety Act Of 2012 December 30, 2012
Lee Terry, R-NE
"Mr. Speaker, I move to suspend the rules and concur in the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 4212) to prevent the introduction into commerce of unsafe drywall, to ensure the manufacturer of drywall is readily identifiable, to ensure that problematic drywall removed from homes is not reused, and for other purposes."
Drywall Safety Act Of 2012 September 19, 2012
Mary Bono Mack, R-CA
"Mr. Speaker, I move to suspend the rules and pass the bill (H.R. 4212) to designate drywall manufactured in China a banned hazardous product, and for other purposes, as amended."
Motion To Instruct Conferees On H.R. 4348, Surface Transportation Extension Act Of 2012, Part Ii June 20, 2012
David McKinley, R-WV
"Keep in mind, less construction results in fewer jobs. By retaining this bipartisan section of the highway bill, Congress will be also protecting the 316,000 jobs that are at stake in the recycling of fly ash—jobs involving concrete block, brick, drywall, ceramic tile, bowling balls, and even in the cosmetics industry. For those who have been asking where the jobs bills are, this is a jobs bill."
A Future Where We Are In Control Of Our Own Energy January 25, 2012
Steve King, R-IA
"So we add this all up. I said, now, take all of this atmosphere of the Earth, draw it in a circle for me, two sheets of drywall, so to speak, an 8-foot diameter circle, a little bit higher in my hand all the way around. That’s the size of the Earth’s atmosphere in your pie chart."
Authority For Committees To Meet December 6, 2011
Patrick Leahy, D-VT
"The Committee will hold a hearing entitled, “Contaminated Drywall: Examining the Current Health, Housing and Product Safety Issues Facing Homeowners.”"

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