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Rep. Fischer: co-author to correct raid on the Environmental Trust Fund

Rep. Fischer: co-author to correct raid on the Environmental Trust Fund

Representative Fischer is a co-author of H.F.233, a bill to correct a raid on the Environmental Trust Fund that used lottery funds to pay interest in bonding.

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Rep. Fischer: co-author to support local parks and trails

Rep. Fischer: co-author to support local parks and trails

Representative Fischer is a co-author of H.F. 654, a bill to support local parks and trails.

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Rep. Fischer: co-author on neonicotinoid ban for pollinators

Rep. Fischer: co-author on neonicotinoid ban for pollinators

Representative Fischer is a co-author of H.F. 721, a bill that bans the use of neonicotinoids which are harmful to pollinators on wildlife management areas.

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Rep. Fischer: co-author on toxic flame retardant ban

Rep. Fischer: co-author on toxic flame retardant ban

Representative Fischer is a co-author of H.F. 359, a bill that bans the use of toxic flame retardants on certain products.

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Bipartisan steps will yield better water quality in years ahead

Bipartisan steps will yield better water quality in years ahead

the positive effects of these modifications to the Clean Water Legacy Act will ripple across the state, yielding better water quality and greater responsiveness to impaired waters in the months and years aheadContinue reading

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Rep. Fischer: chief author of right to clean water bill

Rep. Fischer: chief author of right to clean water bill

Representative Fischer is chief author of HF 1095 which creates a right to clean water and requires state agencies to consider this right when developing state policies.

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Rep. Fischer: co-author of bill to create water quality goal

Rep. Fischer: co-author of bill to create water quality goal

Representative Fischer is a coauthor of HF 1796 which creates a statewide goal of a 25 % improvement in water quality by 2025.

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Rep. Fisher: co-author of bill to restore funding to recycling programs

Rep. Fisher: co-author of bill to restore funding to recycling programs

Representative Fisher  is coauthor of HF 2088 which restores the Solid Waste Tax to recycling programs and helps communities reduce waste and increase recycling.

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Representative Fischer is a co author of HF 2699 which provides bonding for the state funds needed to match substantial federal funding for the clean up of hazardous waste in the St. Louis River estuary in Duluth.

Representative Fischer is a co author of HF 2699 which provides bonding for the state funds needed to match substantial federal funding for the clean up of hazardous waste in the St. Louis River estuary in Duluth.

Representative Fischer is a co author of SF 2248 which provides bonding for the state funds needed to match substantial federal funding for the clean up of hazardous waste in the St. Louis River estuary in Duluth.Continue reading

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Representative Fischer is a co author of HF 3131 which bans six toxic flame retardants from use in furniture and children’s products.

Representative Fischer is a co author of HF 3131 which bans six toxic flame retardants from use in furniture and children’s products.

Representative Fischer is a co author of HF 3131 which bans six toxic flame retardants from use in furniture and children’s products.Continue reading

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