H.R. 806: Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2017

Author's Summary:  "This bill will facilitate more efficient implementation of ozone standards, and the National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) program generally."

IB Summary:  This bill would delay the implementation of tighter atmospheric ozone standards until 2025. Studies show respiratory health impacts from ozone levels below the current EPA standard. More info: http://www.ucsusa.org/su17-why-is%20the-EPA-delaying-the-ozone-rule

Status: Passed House 7/18/17, headed to Senate.  Committees: House Energy and Commerce, Environment Subcommittee; Senate Environment and Public Works.

Links: https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr806; https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/s263