H.R. 2719 (109th): Clean Water Protection Act


May 26, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 26, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank Pallone Jr.

Representative for New Jersey's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 26, 2005
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify that fill material cannot be comprised of waste.

Summary (CRS)

5/26/2005--Introduced.Clean Water Protection Act - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to define "fill material" to mean any pollutant that replaces portions of waters of the United States with ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 26, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2719”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


76 cosponsors (68D, 7R, 1I) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 738 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 2003

H.R. 2169 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 3, 2007

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