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Jun 8, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce and Transportation and Infrastructure Committees Collaborate to Advance PIPES Act of 2016 through the House
The U.S. House of Representatives today unanimously approved bipartisan legislation to enhance pipeline safety, clarify safety oversight efforts, and provide greater regulatory certainty in the transportation of energy commodities.
Jun 8, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today gave the following statement during House Floor debate on S. 2276, the “Protecting our Infrastructure of Pipelines and Enhancing Safety (PIPES) Act of 2016.” Pallone was a key House Democratic negotiator of the bipartisan PIPES Act. A fact sheet outlining provisions in the bill is available here.
Jun 8, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today gave the following statement during House Floor debate on H.R. 4775, the “Ozone Standards Implementation Act”:
Jun 8, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) released the following statement commending Senate passage of H.R. 2576, the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act for the 21st Century, which modernizes the Toxic Substances Control Act. Pallone was a lead House Democratic negotiator on the final legislation, which passed the House by a vote of 403-12.
Jun 8, 2016 Press Release
House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today introduced H.R. ____, the FDA Cross-Center Collaboration Act of 2016, legislation to encourage collaboration at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The bipartisan bill continues on the #Path2Cures by modernizing the agency to help streamline the review of drugs and devices for major disease areas across product centers.
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Jun 7, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today delivered the following remarks at a Health Subcommittee markup on H.R. 3299, the “Strengthening Public Health Emergency Response Act of 2015,” and H.R. 291, the “Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2015.”
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Jun 6, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce and Transportation and Infrastructure Committees Collaborate on PIPES Act of 2016 to Provide Regulatory Certainty, Clarify Safety Oversight Efforts
Energy and Commerce and Transportation and Infrastructure Committees Collaborate on PIPES Act of 2016 to Provide Regulatory Certainty, Clarify Safety Oversight Efforts
May 25, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today gave the following statement during House Floor debate on the House Amendment to S. 2012, the North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act of 2015.
May 25, 2016 Press Release
Health Subcommittee Ranking Member Gene Green (D-TX) delivered the following statement today at a Health Subcommittee Hearing on “Examining Cybersecurity Responsibilities at HHS.”
May 24, 2016 Press Release
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) today gave the following statement during House debate on H.R. 2576, the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act for the 21st Century, which modernizes the Toxic Substances Control Act.

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