H.R. 3039 (106th): Chesapeake Bay Restoration Act of 1999


Oct 7, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 12, 2000 but was never passed by the Senate.


Herbert Bateman

Representative for Virginia's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 13, 2000
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to assist in the restoration of the Chesapeake Bay, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/12/2000--Passed House amended.Chesapeake Bay Restoration Act of 2000 - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to:(1) continue the Chesapeake Bay ... Read more >

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Oct 7, 1999

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Mar 16, 2000
Reported by Committee

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Apr 12, 2000
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3039”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


16 cosponsors (9D, 7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Apr 12, 2000 4:17 p.m.
Passed 418/7

Related Bills

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S. 492 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 1999

S. 835 (Related)
Estuaries and Clean Waters Act of 2000

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 7, 2000

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