Dioxin (1997)

Was the stronger of two competing measures aimed at controlling the release of dioxin, a highly toxic chemical, by paper mills into public waters. It would have eliminated dioxin discharges by prohibiting, in the paper-making process, the use of chlorine-based bleaching chemicals known to be the source of dioxin.

Senate Votes

District Name Vote

House Votes

District Name Vote
116 Richard H. Campbell
30 Richard R. Farnsworth A
117 Joseph C. Perry Sr.
139 Stephen S. Stanley