A Senate committee passed a bill yesterday that would give state governors the power to restrict garbage imports, but discussion of a controversial amendment on solid waste flow control was postponed by its sponsor.

Washington sources said the sponsor, Sen. Frank Lautenberg, D-N.J. told the committee that he and Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, agreed that the flow control amendment would not be discussed in the markup Of the interstate transportation bill.

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