Bill Would Limit Regulation on Lead Ammunition

Lead Ammo Ban
Image Credit: Lori Iverson, USFWS

Two senators from South Dakota and Minnesota introduced a bill that would prevent the Environmental Protection Agency from issuing regulation on lead ammunition and fishing tackle under the Toxic Substances Control Act. The bill would permanently continue a 12-month ban on EPA regulation of lead ammunition and tack contained in the 2015 spending bill.

Read more about the Hunting, Fishing, and Recreational Shooting Protection Act, S.225.