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Jul 14, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on July 20, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Rhode Island
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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2005
Length: 122 pages
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act and the Safe Drinking Water Act to improve water and wastewater infrastructure in the United States.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1400”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1400 — 109th Congress: Water Infrastructure Financing Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1400
“S. 1400 — 109th Congress: Water Infrastructure Financing Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1400>
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