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Industry Scrambles To Renew PRIA After Renewal Fails To Make Farm Bill

December 03, 2018
Industry officials are urging lawmakers to renew EPA's expiring authority to collect industry fees to support timely pesticide reviews, either through a stand-alone bill or by attaching it to a broader appropriations package, after lawmakers declined to extend the Pesticide Registration Improvement Act (PRIA) program in the Farm Bill. “It's just exceedingly important to get this done this calendar year and not drag it out with a new bill to next year,” an industry source tells Inside EPA. in...

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