H.R. 4126 (109th): Chesapeake Bay Restoration Enhancement Act of 2005


Oct 25, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 20, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Wayne Gilchrest

Representative for Maryland's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 25, 2005
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to improve and reauthorize the Chesapeake Bay program.

Summary (CRS)

Chesapeake Bay Restoration Enhancement Act of 2005 - Amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to revise requirements for implementation and monitoring grants under the Chesapeake Bay Agreement and for ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 25, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 20, 2006
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4126”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


22 cosponsors (13D, 9R) (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. 16 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 4, 2007

S. 1494 (Related)
NOAA Chesapeake Bay Watershed Monitoring, Education, Training, and Restoration Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 26, 2005

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