About the bill
- Full Title
To promote the restoration, conservation, and enhancement of wetlands through the establishment of a responsible wetlands mitigation banking program.
- Summary (CRS)
4/10/1997--Introduced.Wetlands Restoration and Improvement Act of 1997 - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to declare that it is national policy to:(1) achieve, through regulatory and nonregulatory opportunities involving ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Jun 20, 1996
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3692 (104th).
Apr 10, 1997
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1290”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
9 cosponsors (7R, 2D)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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H.R. 3692 (104th)
was a previous version of this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 20, 1996
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1290 — 105th Congress: Wetlands Restoration and Improvement Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1290
“H.R. 1290 — 105th Congress: Wetlands Restoration and Improvement Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1290>
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