S. 492 (106th): Chesapeake Bay Restoration Act of 1999

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 2, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 29, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Paul Sarbanes

Senator from Maryland

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 13, 1999
Length: 17 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 3039 (same title)
Passed House — Apr 12, 2000

About the bill

Full Title

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

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History

Mar 2, 1999
 
Introduced

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Sep 29, 1999
 
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