H.R. 962 (108th): Clean Water Authority Restoration Act of 2003


Feb 27, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 27, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Oberstar

Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2003
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify the jurisdiction of the United States over waters of the United States.

Summary (CRS)

2/27/2003--Introduced.Clean Water Authority Restoration Act of 2003 - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to replace the term "navigable waters," throughout the Act, with the term "waters of the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 27, 2003

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 962”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


138 cosponsors (127D, 9R, 1P, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 5194 (107th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 24, 2002

H.R. 1356 (109th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 17, 2005

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