Kupchick Supports Bill Banning Fracking Waste in CT

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May 112017
 

From CT House Republicans: A measure in the House of Representatives which bans the importation, processing and/or treatment of hydraulic fracking waste in Connecticut was strongly supported by State Rep. Brenda Kupchick (R-132). HB-6329, An Act Concerning …
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House Passes Permanent Ban on Fracking Waste in CT

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May 102017
 

Legislators voted overwhelmingly Tuesday for a permanent ban on the storage, disposal and use of fracking waste in Connecticut. By 141 to 6, the state House of Representatives passed the bipartisan bill after a two-hour debate and sent it to the state Senate.
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CT Senator Kennedy Supports Bill To Stop Fracking Waste

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Apr 212017
 

CT placed a temporary moratorium on fracking waste three years ago, but public health risks led to the permanent ban on fracking. From The Office of Senator Ted Kennedy: Senator Ted Kennedy, Jr. (D-Branford) led the unanimous, bipartisan Environment …
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Congressman Pearce Pushes Fracking in New Mexico Despite Risk of Sinkhole Collapse, Destabilization of Nuclear Waste Disposal Site

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Apr 082017
 

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.— U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce (R-N.M.) sent a letter this week urging the New Mexico Bureau of Land Management director to resolve administrative protests and fast-track a federal fracking plan near Carlsbad, N.M., even though fracking …
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Pa. Town’s Fracking Waste Ban Is Unconstitutional: Judge

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Apr 042017
 

Law360, San Francisco (April 3, 2017, 3:00 PM EDT) — A Pennsylvania magistrate judge on Friday granted in part Pennsylvania General Energy Co.’s bid for an early win in its suit against a township for banning corporations from disposing of oil and gas …
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LETTER: Nevada mustn’t waste valuable groundwater on fracking

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Mar 222017
 

In an March 13 commentary in support of fracking, Isaac Orr, an hydraulic fracturing specialist, mentioned “naturally occurring wastewater being injected into disposal wells.” The billions of gallons of wastewater is important because the oil and gas …
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Connecticut lawmaker seeks to ban fracking waste in state

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Mar 152017
 

HARTFORD >> The General Assembly’s Environment Committee heard testimony Monday regarding hydraulic fracturing as the legislature considers a bill that would ban the disposal, storage or handling of any hydraulic fracturing waste materials within the state.
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